City of Boroondara

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

40.2% of All industries local workers in the City of Boroondara are employed part-time and 58.1% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in the City of Boroondara 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 Boroondara - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Victoria%Number%. Victoria%2011 - 2016
None2,0522.93.32,2983.43.8-246
1 hour - 15 hours10,38114.512.09,06713.511.5+1,314
16 hours - 24 hours8,41711.810.57,53511.29.8+882
25 hours - 34 hours7,86711.011.26,93710.310.3+930
35 hours - 39 hours11,16215.618.79,81814.617.8+1,344
40 hours13,77619.319.512,97319.319.7+803
41 hours - 48 hours6,3048.89.26,90710.310.4-603
49 hours or more10,22914.313.610,59315.715.3-364
Not stated1,1901.71.91,2161.81.5-26
Total Persons71,378100.0100.067,344100.0100.0+4,034

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 Boroondara in 2016 compared to Victoria within the City of Boroondara 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, 40.2% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 58.1% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 37.0% and 61.0% respectively for Victoria within the City of Boroondara.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (14.5% compared to 12.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.8% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (15.6% compared to 18.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (14.3% compared to 13.6%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,344 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+1,314 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+930 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+882 local workers)

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