City of VincentEconomic profile
Skip to content

City of Vincent

Resident workers (Local) - Hours worked

51.4% of the local labour force in the City of Vincent work 40 or more hours, compared to 47.9% in Western Australia.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Vincent 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
City of Vincent 20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2006 to 2011
None7404.14.75703.94.3+170
1 hour - 15 hours1,7479.710.81,45110.011.1+296
16 hours - 24 hours1,6549.29.21,1598.08.9+495
25 hours - 34 hours1,5208.59.51,2238.49.5+297
35 hours - 39 hours2,84315.815.82,14414.815.0+699
40 hours3,53719.717.42,73818.917.2+799
41 hours - 48 hours2,25812.610.92,03014.011.7+228
49 hours or more3,43019.119.62,91020.119.5+520
Not stated2201.22.02731.92.8-53

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, 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: 10.9% 49 hours or more, Western Australia: 19.6% Not stated, Western Australia: 2.0% None, City of Vincent: 4.1% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Vincent: 9.7% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Vincent: 9.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Vincent: 8.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Vincent: 15.8% 40 hours, City of Vincent: 19.7% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Vincent: 12.6% 49 hours or more, City of Vincent: 19.1% Not stated, City of Vincent: 1.2%
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, City of Vincent: +170 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Vincent: +296 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Vincent: +495 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Vincent: +297 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Vincent: +699 40 hours, City of Vincent: +799 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Vincent: +228 49 hours or more, City of Vincent: +520 Not stated, City of Vincent: -53
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 City of Vincent's local labour force in 2011 compared to Western Australia 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, 27.4% of the local labour force worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 67.2% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 29.5% and 63.7% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the hours worked by the local labour force of the City of Vincent and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force who worked 40 hours (19.7% compared to 17.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force who worked 41 hours - 48 hours (12.6% compared to 10.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (9.7% compared to 10.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (8.5% compared to 9.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, the number of the local labour force working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Vincent increased by 2,246 people (22.9%).

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

  • 40 hours (+799 local labour force)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+699 local labour force)
  • 49 hours or more (+520 local labour force)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+495 local labour force)

To continue building your economic story go to...

v17.09.14-1.0.1