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Resident workers - Hours worked

24.5% of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) in the City of Brimbank work 40 or more hours, compared to 47.9% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services%Number%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services%2011 to 2016
None962.72.6923.03.4+4
1 hour - 15 hours50914.38.441013.38.0+99
16 hours - 24 hours65318.37.850916.56.7+144
25 hours - 34 hours51714.58.238312.47.5+134
35 hours - 39 hours86024.123.975824.522.6+102
40 hours50514.228.547815.529.1+27
41 hours - 48 hours1835.18.71775.79.9+6
49 hours or more1875.210.72036.611.7-16
Not stated551.51.2782.51.3-23

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, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 2.6% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 8.4% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 7.8% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 8.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 23.9% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 28.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 8.7% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 10.7% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 1.2% None, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 2.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 14.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 18.3% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 14.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 24.1% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 14.2% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 5.1% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 5.2% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 1.5%
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 - Administrative and Support Services: +4 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +99 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +144 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +134 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +102 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +27 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +6 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: -16 Not stated, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: -23
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 (Administrative and Support Services) in 2016 compared to Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 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, 49.8% of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 48.7% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 26.9% and 71.8% respectively for Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) of the City of Brimbank and Professional, Scientific and Technical Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) worked 16 hours - 24 hours (18.3% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) worked 25 hours - 34 hours (14.5% compared to 8.2%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) worked 1 hour - 15 hours (14.3% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) worked 40 hours (14.2% compared to 28.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Brimbank increased by 119 people (7.4%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) in the City of Brimbank between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+144 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+134 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+102 people)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+99 people)

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