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Resident workers - Hours worked

36.1% of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) in the City of Brimbank work 40 or more hours, compared to 44.2% 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
None1724.95.41855.46.0-13
1 hour - 15 hours2557.26.02366.95.9+19
16 hours - 24 hours3169.08.02858.38.0+31
25 hours - 34 hours36310.39.53319.78.7+32
35 hours - 39 hours1,12031.826.11,07331.426.0+47
40 hours71120.222.368219.921.5+29
41 hours - 48 hours3138.911.73219.412.4-8
49 hours or more2467.010.22427.110.3+4
Not stated250.70.8672.01.2-42

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 - Public Administration and Safety  : 5.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 6.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 8.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 9.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 26.1% 40 hours, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 22.3% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 11.7% 49 hours or more, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 10.2% Not stated, Victoria - Public Administration and Safety  : 0.8% None, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 4.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 7.2% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 9.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 10.3% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 31.8% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 20.2% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 8.9% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 7.0% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: 0.7%
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 - Public Administration and Safety: -13 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: +19 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: +31 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: +32 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: +47 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: +29 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: -8 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: +4 Not stated, City of Brimbank - Public Administration and Safety: -42
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 (Public Administration and Safety) 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, 31.4% of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 67.9% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 28.8% and 70.4% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) of the City of Brimbank and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (31.8% compared to 26.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 49 hours or more (7.0% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (8.9% compared to 11.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 40 hours (20.2% compared to 22.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Brimbank increased by 72 people (3.1%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) in the City of Brimbank between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+47 people)
  • Not stated (-42 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+32 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+31 people)

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