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Resident workers - Hours worked

45.8% of the resident workers in the Bayside Council area work 40 or more hours, compared to 44.1% in New South Wales.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the Bayside Council area 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
Bayside Council area 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
None6742.93.21,6243.63.8-950
1 hour - 15 hours1,9858.610.83,7338.310.4-1,748
16 hours - 24 hours2,35610.310.44,84910.89.7-2,493
25 hours - 34 hours2,1379.310.54,0979.19.8-1,960
35 hours - 39 hours4,80020.919.19,77221.718.2-4,972
40 hours5,24322.820.09,76321.719.4-4,520
41 hours - 48 hours2,1639.49.14,1249.210.0-1,961
49 hours or more3,11313.614.95,77512.816.4-2,662
Not stated4912.12.01,2152.72.3-724

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, New South Wales : 3.2% 1 hour - 15 hours, New South Wales : 10.8% 16 hours - 24 hours, New South Wales : 10.4% 25 hours - 34 hours, New South Wales : 10.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, New South Wales : 19.1% 40 hours, New South Wales : 20.0% 41 hours - 48 hours, New South Wales : 9.1% 49 hours or more, New South Wales : 14.9% Not stated, New South Wales : 2.0% None, Bayside Council area - All industries: 2.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: 8.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: 10.3% 25 hours - 34 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: 9.3% 35 hours - 39 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: 20.9% 40 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: 22.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: 9.4% 49 hours or more, Bayside Council area - All industries: 13.6% Not stated, Bayside Council area - All industries: 2.1%
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, Bayside Council area - All industries: -950 1 hour - 15 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: -1,748 16 hours - 24 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: -2,493 25 hours - 34 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: -1,960 35 hours - 39 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: -4,972 40 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: -4,520 41 hours - 48 hours, Bayside Council area - All industries: -1,961 49 hours or more, Bayside Council area - All industries: -2,662 Not stated, Bayside Council area - All industries: -724
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 Bayside Council area's resident workers in 2016 compared to New South Wales 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, 31.1% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 66.7% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.9% and 63.1% respectively for New South Wales.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the Bayside Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 40 hours (22.8% compared to 20.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (20.9% compared to 19.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (8.6% compared to 10.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (13.6% compared to 14.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the Bayside Council area decreased by 14,115 people (48.0%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the Bayside Council area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (-4,972 people)
  • 40 hours (-4,520 people)
  • 49 hours or more (-2,662 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (-2,493 people)

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