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Resident workers - Hours worked

48.7% of the resident workers (Other Services) in Camden Council area work 40 or more hours, compared to 43.6% in New South Wales.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for Camden Council area's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in Camden Council area 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
Camden Council area 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
None322.02.4262.32.9+6
1 hour - 15 hours16910.612.411510.010.9+54
16 hours - 24 hours1257.910.5756.59.2+50
25 hours - 34 hours1378.610.4786.89.3+59
35 hours - 39 hours33521.119.622619.718.5+109
40 hours33120.819.525322.120.2+78
41 hours - 48 hours18511.69.615413.410.7+31
49 hours or more25916.314.420117.516.6+58
Not stated181.11.2191.71.7-1

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, New South Wales - Other Services  : 2.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, New South Wales - Other Services  : 12.4% 16 hours - 24 hours, New South Wales - Other Services  : 10.5% 25 hours - 34 hours, New South Wales - Other Services  : 10.4% 35 hours - 39 hours, New South Wales - Other Services  : 19.6% 40 hours, New South Wales - Other Services  : 19.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, New South Wales - Other Services  : 9.6% 49 hours or more, New South Wales - Other Services  : 14.4% Not stated, New South Wales - Other Services  : 1.2% None, Camden Council area - Other Services: 2.0% 1 hour - 15 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: 10.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: 7.9% 25 hours - 34 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: 8.6% 35 hours - 39 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: 21.1% 40 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: 20.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: 11.6% 49 hours or more, Camden Council area - Other Services: 16.3% Not stated, Camden Council area - Other Services: 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, Camden Council area - Other Services: +6 1 hour - 15 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: +54 16 hours - 24 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: +50 25 hours - 34 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: +59 35 hours - 39 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: +109 40 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: +78 41 hours - 48 hours, Camden Council area - Other Services: +31 49 hours or more, Camden Council area - Other Services: +58 Not stated, Camden Council area - Other Services: -1
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 Camden Council area's resident workers (Other Services) in 2016 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a lower proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 29.1% of the resident workers (Other Services) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 69.8% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 35.7% and 63.1% respectively for New South Wales.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Other Services) of Camden Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Other Services) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (11.6% compared to 9.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Other Services) worked 49 hours or more (16.3% compared to 14.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Other Services) worked 16 hours - 24 hours (7.9% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Other Services) worked 25 hours - 34 hours (8.6% compared to 10.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Other Services) working full-time (35 hours or more) in Camden Council area increased by 276 people (33.1%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Other Services) in Camden Council area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+109 people)
  • 40 hours (+78 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+59 people)
  • 49 hours or more (+58 people)

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