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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

43.5% of All industries local workers in the City of Albany are employed part-time and 54.9% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in the City of Albany 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

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Local workers hours worked, 2016
City of Albany - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Western Australia%Number%. Western Australia%2011 - 2016
None6514.44.07725.64.7-121
1 hour - 15 hours2,13814.411.91,74312.710.8+395
16 hours - 24 hours1,58910.79.91,37310.09.2+216
25 hours - 34 hours2,06413.910.61,86513.59.5+199
35 hours - 39 hours2,64317.817.12,42217.615.8+221
40 hours2,18514.717.72,01414.617.4+171
41 hours - 48 hours1,3309.09.41,41310.311.0-83
49 hours or more1,97313.317.71,90813.920.2+65
Not stated2421.61.72641.91.4-22
Total Persons14,815100.0100.013,774100.0100.0+1,041

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

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in the City of Albany in 2016 compared to Western Australia within the City of Albany 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, 43.5% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 54.9% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 36.4% and 61.9% respectively for Western Australia within the City of Albany.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in the City of Albany and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (14.4% compared to 11.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (13.9% compared to 10.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (14.7% compared to 17.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (13.3% compared to 17.7%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in the City of Albany between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+395 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+221 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+216 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+199 local workers)

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