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Resident workers - Hours worked

58.1% of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in Cardinia Shire work 40 or more hours, compared to 46.9% in Other Services.

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

The hours worked by employed people in Cardinia Shire 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
Cardinia Shire 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Other Services%Number%Other Services%2011 to 2016
None632.82.7794.32.8-16
1 hour - 15 hours1496.511.31025.510.8+47
16 hours - 24 hours1536.78.7955.27.7+58
25 hours - 34 hours1928.48.41226.69.3+70
35 hours - 39 hours36716.120.522812.417.8+139
40 hours44919.720.333818.420.7+111
41 hours - 48 hours28712.610.424513.311.9+42
49 hours or more58825.816.158531.817.7+3
Not stated291.31.4462.51.2-17

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, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 2.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 11.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 8.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 8.4% 35 hours - 39 hours, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 20.5% 40 hours, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 20.3% 41 hours - 48 hours, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 10.4% 49 hours or more, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 16.1% Not stated, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 1.4% None, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 2.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 6.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 6.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 8.4% 35 hours - 39 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 16.1% 40 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 19.7% 41 hours - 48 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 12.6% 49 hours or more, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 25.8% Not stated, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 1.3%
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, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -16 1 hour - 15 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +47 16 hours - 24 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +58 25 hours - 34 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +70 35 hours - 39 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +139 40 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +111 41 hours - 48 hours, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +42 49 hours or more, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +3 Not stated, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -17
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 Cardinia Shire's resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in 2016 compared to Other Services 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, 24.5% of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 74.3% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 31.2% and 67.4% respectively for Other Services.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) of Cardinia Shire and Other Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked 49 hours or more (25.8% compared to 16.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (12.6% compared to 10.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked 1 hour - 15 hours (6.5% compared to 11.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (16.1% compared to 20.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) working full-time (35 hours or more) in Cardinia Shire increased by 295 people (21.1%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in Cardinia Shire between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+139 people)
  • 40 hours (+111 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+70 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+58 people)

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