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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

30.8% of local workers in Willoughby City are employed part-time and 68.3% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Willoughby 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
Willoughby City - All industries20112006Change
Hours workedNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
None1,5623.23.71,6013.13.4-39
1 hour - 15 hours4,5199.310.54,6129.010.4-93
16 hours - 24 hours4,87610.09.84,3708.59.3+506
25 hours - 34 hours4,0758.39.93,9667.79.5+109
35 hours - 39 hours8,06116.518.38,42316.417.3-362
40 hours11,10222.719.611,72322.819.4-621
41 hours - 48 hours5,51411.310.16,45912.611.0-945
49 hours or more8,68217.816.69,55118.617.8-869
Not stated4270.91.57201.41.9-293

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, New South Wales: 3.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, New South Wales: 10.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, New South Wales: 9.8% 25 hours - 34 hours, New South Wales: 9.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, New South Wales: 18.3% 40 hours, New South Wales: 19.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, New South Wales: 10.1% 49 hours or more, New South Wales: 16.6% None, Willoughby City: 3.2% 1 hour - 15 hours, Willoughby City: 9.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, Willoughby City: 10.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, Willoughby City: 8.3% 35 hours - 39 hours, Willoughby City: 16.5% 40 hours, Willoughby City: 22.7% 41 hours - 48 hours, Willoughby City: 11.3% 49 hours or more, Willoughby City: 17.8%
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 workers hours worked, 2011
Change in local workers hours worked, 2011 None, Willoughby City - All industries: -39 1 hour - 15 hours, Willoughby City - All industries: -93 16 hours - 24 hours, Willoughby City - All industries: +506 25 hours - 34 hours, Willoughby City - All industries: +109 35 hours - 39 hours, Willoughby City - All industries: -362 40 hours, Willoughby City - All industries: -621 41 hours - 48 hours, Willoughby City - All industries: -945 49 hours or more, Willoughby City - All industries: -869
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 Willoughby City in 2011 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a lower proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 30.8% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 68.3% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.0% and 64.6% respectively for New South Wales.

The major differences between the hours worked by the in Willoughby City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (22.7% compared to 19.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (16.5% compared to 18.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (8.3% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (9.3% compared to 10.5%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-945 local workers)
  • 49 hours or more (-869 local workers)
  • 40 hours (-621 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+506 local workers)

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