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City of Canterbury Bankstown

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

34.9% of All industries local workers in City of Canterbury Bankstown are employed part-time and 62.4% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in City of Canterbury Bankstown 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.

Data source

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

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Local workers hours worked, 2016
City of Canterbury Bankstown - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. New South Wales%Number%. New South Wales%2011 - 2016
None2,4602.63.22,9303.33.7-470
1 hour - 15 hours10,43511.010.88,8439.910.5+1,592
16 hours - 24 hours10,40511.010.58,6159.69.8+1,790
25 hours - 34 hours9,79910.310.58,4759.59.9+1,324
35 hours - 39 hours20,50321.619.118,54220.718.3+1,961
40 hours19,16120.220.018,50020.719.6+661
41 hours - 48 hours7,8388.39.18,2619.210.1-423
49 hours or more11,65212.314.912,47914.016.6-827
Not stated2,5222.72.02,7323.11.5-210
Total Persons94,775100.0100.089,377100.0100.0+5,398

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id the population experts

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in City of Canterbury Bankstown in 2016 compared to New South Wales within City of Canterbury Bankstown shows that there was a lower proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 34.9% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 62.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.9% and 63.1% respectively for New South Wales within City of Canterbury Bankstown.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in City of Canterbury Bankstown and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (21.6% compared to 19.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 41 hours - 48 hours (8.3% compared to 9.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (12.3% compared to 14.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked Not stated (2.7% compared to 2.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in City of Canterbury Bankstown between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,961 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+1,790 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+1,592 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+1,324 local workers)

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