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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

44.5% of local workers in Redland City are employed part-time and 54.3% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Redland City across each industry sector. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in a particular industry depend on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work in the industry;
  • The demands of jobs in the industry and requirement to work overtime;
  • The age and family responsibilities of people working in the industry; and
  • The gender profile of workers in the industry (due to family commitments, females are often more likely to work part-time).

Hours Worked data should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupation and Income.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Local workers hours worked
Redland City - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Queensland %Number%Queensland %2006 to 2011
None1,3053.73.89833.13.3+322
1 hour - 15 hours5,48815.510.54,85315.110.2+635
16 hours - 24 hours4,15711.78.93,54311.08.5+614
25 hours - 34 hours4,84213.710.94,28513.310.6+557
35 hours - 39 hours5,87816.618.34,88215.217.1+996
40 hours5,27014.917.04,76914.917.4+501
41 hours - 48 hours3,0278.510.63,0739.611.6-46
49 hours or more5,08014.318.55,11415.919.4-34
Not stated4231.21.56041.91.8-181

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

Local workers hours worked, 2011
Local workers hours worked, 2011 None, Queensland: 3.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Queensland: 10.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, Queensland: 8.9% 25 hours - 34 hours, Queensland: 10.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, Queensland: 18.3% 40 hours, Queensland: 17.0% 41 hours - 48 hours, Queensland: 10.6% 49 hours or more, Queensland: 18.5% None, Redland City: 3.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, Redland City: 15.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, Redland City: 11.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, Redland City: 13.7% 35 hours - 39 hours, Redland City: 16.6% 40 hours, Redland City: 14.9% 41 hours - 48 hours, Redland City: 8.5% 49 hours or more, Redland City: 14.3%
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 workers hours worked, 2011
Change in local workers hours worked, 2011 None, Redland City - All industries: +322 1 hour - 15 hours, Redland City - All industries: +635 16 hours - 24 hours, Redland City - All industries: +614 25 hours - 34 hours, Redland City - All industries: +557 35 hours - 39 hours, Redland City - All industries: +996 40 hours, Redland City - All industries: +501 41 hours - 48 hours, Redland City - All industries: -46 49 hours or more, Redland City - All industries: -34
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 the workforce in Redland City in 2011 compared to Queensland shows that there was a higher proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 44.5% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 54.3% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.1% and 64.5% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the hours worked by the in Redland City and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (15.5% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.7% compared to 8.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (13.7% compared to 10.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (14.3% compared to 18.5%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the in Redland City between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+996 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+635 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+614 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+557 local workers)

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