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Resident workers - Hours worked

48.8% of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in the City of Brimbank work 40 or more hours, compared to 53.2% in Victoria.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the 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.

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 Brimbank 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
None2182.93.42763.94.4-58
1 hour - 15 hours4045.35.82623.75.2+142
16 hours - 24 hours5867.77.45507.86.7+36
25 hours - 34 hours7609.99.76188.88.9+142
35 hours - 39 hours1,80823.719.01,45920.816.6+349
40 hours1,74322.821.61,64323.420.5+100
41 hours - 48 hours86311.312.079511.312.6+68
49 hours or more1,12214.719.51,22117.422.8-99
Not stated1391.81.41872.72.2-48

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 - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 3.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 5.8% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 7.4% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 9.7% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 19.0% 40 hours, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 21.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 12.0% 49 hours or more, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 19.5% Not stated, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 1.4% None, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 2.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 5.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 7.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 9.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 23.7% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 22.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 11.3% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 14.7% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 1.8%
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 Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -58 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +142 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +36 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +142 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +349 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +100 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +68 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -99 Not stated, City of Brimbank - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -48
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 Brimbank's resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in 2016 compared to Victoria shows that there was a lower proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a similar proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 25.7% of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 72.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 26.3% and 72.2% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) of the City of Brimbank and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (23.7% compared to 19.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked 40 hours (22.8% compared to 21.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked 49 hours or more (14.7% compared to 19.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Brimbank increased by 418 people (8.2%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in the City of Brimbank between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+349 people)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+142 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+142 people)
  • 40 hours (+100 people)

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