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Resident workers - Hours worked

29.7% of the resident workers (Education and Training) in the City of Brimbank work 40 or more hours, compared to 37.0% 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
None1593.33.41383.43.6+21
1 hour - 15 hours74815.315.156913.914.8+179
16 hours - 24 hours65213.312.949312.112.5+159
25 hours - 34 hours67413.813.051112.512.0+163
35 hours - 39 hours1,14923.517.794423.116.9+205
40 hours66713.614.268216.714.9-15
41 hours - 48 hours3186.58.83167.710.2+2
49 hours or more4649.514.03849.414.1+80
Not stated561.10.8541.31.1+2

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 - Education and Training  : 3.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria - Education and Training  : 15.1% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria - Education and Training  : 12.9% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria - Education and Training  : 13.0% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria - Education and Training  : 17.7% 40 hours, Victoria - Education and Training  : 14.2% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria - Education and Training  : 8.8% 49 hours or more, Victoria - Education and Training  : 14.0% Not stated, Victoria - Education and Training  : 0.8% None, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 3.3% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 15.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 13.3% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 13.8% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 23.5% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 13.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 6.5% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 9.5% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: 1.1%
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 - Education and Training: +21 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: +179 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: +159 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: +163 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: +205 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: -15 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: +2 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: +80 Not stated, City of Brimbank - Education and Training: +2
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 (Education and Training) 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, 45.7% of the resident workers (Education and Training) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 53.2% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 44.4% and 54.8% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Education and Training) of the City of Brimbank and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Education and Training) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (23.5% compared to 17.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Education and Training) worked 25 hours - 34 hours (13.8% compared to 13.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Education and Training) worked 49 hours or more (9.5% compared to 14.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Education and Training) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (6.5% compared to 8.8%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Education and Training) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Brimbank increased by 272 people (11.7%).

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

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+205 people)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+179 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+163 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+159 people)

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