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Resident workers (Local) - Hours worked

50.6% of the local labour force in Randwick City work 40 or more hours, compared to 45.8% in New South Wales.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for Randwick City's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in Randwick City depends on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work;
  • The industry sector in which they work;
  • The occupation level and requirement or opportunity to work overtime, and;
  • The age structure and household structure of the working population.

Hours worked statistics should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupations and Income to provide more insight into the observations made.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers hours worked
Randwick City 20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2006 to 2011
None2,4003.83.82,0783.53.6+322
1 hour - 15 hours6,1679.810.45,6879.610.4+480
16 hours - 24 hours6,0219.69.75,1488.79.2+873
25 hours - 34 hours5,4218.69.85,1348.79.4+287
35 hours - 39 hours9,96115.818.29,01915.217.1+942
40 hours13,44721.319.412,64521.319.3+802
41 hours - 48 hours7,08411.210.07,02811.910.7+56
49 hours or more11,36918.016.411,11218.817.5+257
Not stated1,1521.82.31,3802.32.9-228

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local resident workers hours worked, 2011
Local resident workers hours worked, 2011 None, New South Wales: 3.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, New South Wales: 10.4% 16 hours - 24 hours, New South Wales: 9.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, New South Wales: 9.8% 35 hours - 39 hours, New South Wales: 18.2% 40 hours, New South Wales: 19.4% 41 hours - 48 hours, New South Wales: 10.0% 49 hours or more, New South Wales: 16.4% Not stated, New South Wales: 2.3% None, Randwick City: 3.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Randwick City: 9.8% 16 hours - 24 hours, Randwick City: 9.6% 25 hours - 34 hours, Randwick City: 8.6% 35 hours - 39 hours, Randwick City: 15.8% 40 hours, Randwick City: 21.3% 41 hours - 48 hours, Randwick City: 11.2% 49 hours or more, Randwick City: 18.0% Not stated, Randwick City: 1.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local resident workers hours worked, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers hours worked, 2006 to 2011 None, Randwick City: +322 1 hour - 15 hours, Randwick City: +480 16 hours - 24 hours, Randwick City: +873 25 hours - 34 hours, Randwick City: +287 35 hours - 39 hours, Randwick City: +942 40 hours, Randwick City: +802 41 hours - 48 hours, Randwick City: +56 49 hours or more, Randwick City: +257 Not stated, Randwick City: -228
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by Randwick City's local labour force in 2011 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a lower proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 27.9% of the local labour force worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 66.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 29.9% and 64.0% respectively for New South Wales.

The major differences between the hours worked by the local labour force of Randwick City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force who worked 40 hours (21.3% compared to 19.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force who worked 49 hours or more (18.0% compared to 16.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force who worked 41 hours - 48 hours (11.2% compared to 10.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (15.8% compared to 18.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, the number of the local labour force working full-time (35 hours or more) in Randwick City increased by 2,057 people (5.2%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the local labour force in Randwick City between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+942 local labour force)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+873 local labour force)
  • 40 hours (+802 local labour force)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+480 local labour force)

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