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Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

42.0% of local workers in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale are employed part-time and 56.1% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale 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
Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
None1264.04.71244.74.1+2
1 hour - 15 hours46514.710.839314.911.1+72
16 hours - 24 hours36911.79.22519.58.9+118
25 hours - 34 hours36911.79.529611.29.6+73
35 hours - 39 hours34110.815.828110.615.2+60
40 hours54117.117.436813.917.4+173
41 hours - 48 hours2708.511.02529.511.9+18
49 hours or more62219.720.262523.619.9-3
Not stated591.91.4532.01.8+6

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, Western Australia: 4.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, Western Australia: 10.8% 16 hours - 24 hours, Western Australia: 9.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, Western Australia: 9.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, Western Australia: 15.8% 40 hours, Western Australia: 17.4% 41 hours - 48 hours, Western Australia: 11.0% 49 hours or more, Western Australia: 20.2% None, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.0% 1 hour - 15 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 14.7% 16 hours - 24 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 11.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 11.7% 35 hours - 39 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 10.8% 40 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 17.1% 41 hours - 48 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 8.5% 49 hours or more, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 19.7%
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, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +2 1 hour - 15 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +72 16 hours - 24 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +118 25 hours - 34 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +73 35 hours - 39 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +60 40 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +173 41 hours - 48 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +18 49 hours or more, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: -3
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale in 2011 compared to Western Australia 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, 42.0% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 56.1% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.2% and 64.4% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the hours worked by the in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (14.7% compared to 10.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.7% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (10.8% compared to 15.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 41 hours - 48 hours (8.5% compared to 11.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 40 hours (+173 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+118 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+73 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+72 local workers)

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