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Resident workers - Hours worked

65.6% of the resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) in the City of Boroondara work 40 or more hours, compared to 56.5% in Victoria.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Boroondara 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 Boroondara 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
None1482.63.81813.04.1-33
1 hour - 15 hours2444.33.62804.74.0-36
16 hours - 24 hours3446.06.73596.06.8-15
25 hours - 34 hours4387.67.93826.47.5+56
35 hours - 39 hours76513.320.970811.919.1+57
40 hours1,58227.630.21,57126.428.7+11
41 hours - 48 hours70912.410.781113.612.2-102
49 hours or more1,47625.715.51,59826.916.7-122
Not stated340.60.7601.00.9-26

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, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 3.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 3.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 6.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 7.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 20.9% 40 hours, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 30.2% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 10.7% 49 hours or more, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 15.5% Not stated, Victoria - Financial and Insurance Services  : 0.7% None, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 2.6% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 4.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 6.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 7.6% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 13.3% 40 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 27.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 12.4% 49 hours or more, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 25.7% Not stated, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: 0.6%
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 Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: -33 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: -36 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: -15 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: +56 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: +57 40 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: +11 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: -102 49 hours or more, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: -122 Not stated, City of Boroondara - Financial and Insurance Services: -26
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 Boroondara's resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) in 2016 compared to Victoria 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, 20.5% of the resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 79.0% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 21.9% and 77.4% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) of the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) worked 49 hours or more (25.7% compared to 15.5%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (12.4% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (13.3% compared to 20.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) worked 40 hours (27.6% compared to 30.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Boroondara decreased by 156 people (3.3%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Financial and Insurance Services) in the City of Boroondara between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 49 hours or more (-122 people)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-102 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+57 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+56 people)

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