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Resident workers - Hours worked

59.1% of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) in the City of Albany work 40 or more hours, compared to 56.5% in Western Australia.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Albany 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers hours worked
City of Albany 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
None144.12.6153.83.4-1
1 hour - 15 hours308.85.9287.06.1+2
16 hours - 24 hours216.15.8194.86.3+2
25 hours - 34 hours226.47.1307.56.9-8
35 hours - 39 hours5014.621.45814.618.4-8
40 hours6719.625.08621.623.9-19
41 hours - 48 hours5817.013.66315.814.2-5
49 hours or more7722.517.89423.619.7-17
Not stated30.90.751.31.2-2

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers hours worked, 2016
Resident workers hours worked, 2016 None, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 2.6% 1 hour - 15 hours, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 5.9% 16 hours - 24 hours, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 5.8% 25 hours - 34 hours, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 7.1% 35 hours - 39 hours, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 21.4% 40 hours, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 25.0% 41 hours - 48 hours, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 13.6% 49 hours or more, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 17.8% Not stated, Western Australia - Wholesale Trade  : 0.7% None, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 4.1% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 8.8% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 6.1% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 6.4% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 14.6% 40 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 19.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 17.0% 49 hours or more, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 22.5% Not stated, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: 0.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016 None, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: -1 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: +2 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: +2 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: -8 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: -8 40 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: -19 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: -5 49 hours or more, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: -17 Not stated, City of Albany - Wholesale Trade: -2
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the City of Albany's resident workers (Wholesale Trade) in 2016 compared to Western Australia shows that there was a higher proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 25.4% of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 73.7% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 21.5% and 77.9% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) of the City of Albany and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) worked 49 hours or more (22.5% compared to 17.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (17.0% compared to 13.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (14.6% compared to 21.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) worked 40 hours (19.6% compared to 25.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Albany decreased by 49 people (16.3%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) in the City of Albany between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 40 hours (-19 people)
  • 49 hours or more (-17 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (-8 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (-8 people)

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