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Local workers - Hours worked - Financial and Insurance Services

[Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Sum_Under35].{0:0.0}% of Financial and Insurance Services local workers in Cairns are employed part-time and [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Sum_Over34].{0:0.0}% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Cairns across each industry sector. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in a particular industry depend on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work in the industry;
  • The demands of jobs in the industry and requirement to work overtime;
  • The age and family responsibilities of people working in the industry; and
  • The gender profile of workers in the industry (due to family commitments, females are often more likely to work part-time).

Hours Worked data should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupation and Income.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Please note – The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. To provide this detail, Cairns in 2011 had to be constructed from a best fit of Work Destination Zones (DZNs). While it may not be an exact match to the LGA or region boundary, it is considered close enough to allow some comparison. Users should treat this time series data with caution, however, and not compare directly with 2011 data from any other source.

Local workers hours worked, 2016
Local workers hours worked, 2016
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
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Change in local workers hours worked, 2016
Change in local workers hours worked, 2016
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 Financial and Insurance Services workforce in Cairns in 2016 compared to the Professional, Scientific and Technical Services workforce within Cairns shows that there was a [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Compare_Under35] proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Compare_Join] [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Compare_Over34] proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Sum_Under35].{0:0.0}% of the Financial and Insurance Services workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Sum_Over34].{0:0.0}% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Sum_BM_Under35].{0:0.0}% and [Econ_WP_HoursWorked].[Sum_BM_Over34].{0:0.0}% respectively for the Professional, Scientific and Technical Services workforce within Cairns.

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