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Resident workers - Hours worked

44.4% of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) 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
None292.82.6232.83.2+6
1 hour - 15 hours979.38.49110.910.1+6
16 hours - 24 hours797.68.1597.17.5+20
25 hours - 34 hours848.08.2516.17.9+33
35 hours - 39 hours27826.618.514917.814.7+129
40 hours22721.721.619823.719.7+29
41 hours - 48 hours10510.111.29811.712.3+7
49 hours or more13212.620.514917.823.4-17
Not stated131.20.9182.21.3-5

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 - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 2.6% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 8.4% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 8.1% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 8.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 18.5% 40 hours, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 21.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 11.2% 49 hours or more, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 20.5% Not stated, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 0.9% None, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 2.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 9.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 7.6% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 8.0% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 26.6% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 21.7% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 10.1% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 12.6% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 1.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
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Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016 None, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +6 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +6 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +20 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +33 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +129 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +29 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +7 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: -17 Not stated, City of Brimbank - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: -5
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) in 2016 compared to Victoria shows that there was a similar 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, 27.7% of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 71.1% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 27.4% and 71.8% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) of the City of Brimbank and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (26.6% compared to 18.5%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) worked 1 hour - 15 hours (9.3% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) worked 49 hours or more (12.6% compared to 20.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (10.1% compared to 11.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Brimbank increased by 148 people (24.9%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) in the City of Brimbank between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+129 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+33 people)
  • 40 hours (+29 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+20 people)

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