57.9% of the resident workers (Construction) in the City of Brimbank work 40 or more hours, compared to 62.8% in Victoria.
Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for City of Brimbank's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.
The hours worked by employed people in City of Brimbank 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.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence
|Resident workers hours worked|
|City of Brimbank - Construction||2016||2011||Change|
|Hours worked||Number||%||Victoria%||Number||%||Victoria%||2011 - 2016|
|1 hour - 15 hours||354||5.7||5.0||287||4.8||4.8||+67|
|16 hours - 24 hours||408||6.6||5.4||372||6.3||5.2||+36|
|25 hours - 34 hours||509||8.3||7.4||433||7.3||6.7||+76|
|35 hours - 39 hours||1,093||17.7||15.4||946||16.0||14.0||+147|
|41 hours - 48 hours||667||10.8||12.1||622||10.5||12.6||+45|
|49 hours or more||991||16.1||20.4||958||16.2||21.6||+33|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the hours worked by the City of Brimbank's resident workers in 2016 compared to Victoria 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, 22.8% of the resident workers in Construction worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 75.6% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 20.3% and 78.3% respectively for Victoria.
The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Construction) of the City of Brimbank and Victoria were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 16 hours - 24 hours (6.6% compared to 5.4%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (17.7% compared to 15.4%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 41 hours - 48 hours (10.8% compared to 12.1%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (16.1% compared to 20.4%)
The number of the resident workers (Construction) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Brimbank increased by 185 people (4.1%).
The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Construction) in the City of Brimbank between 2011 and 2016 were:
- 35 hours - 39 hours (+147 persons)
- Not stated (-96 persons)
- 25 hours - 34 hours (+76 persons)
- 1 hour - 15 hours (+67 persons)