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Resident workers - Hours worked

40.1% of the resident workers in the City of Casey work 40 or more hours, compared to 42.4% in Victoria.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Casey 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 Casey 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
None4,0242.93.34,1313.53.9-107
1 hour - 15 hours15,05710.912.011,90510.011.4+3,152
16 hours - 24 hours12,7019.210.510,4488.79.7+2,253
25 hours - 34 hours15,51311.211.211,6129.710.1+3,901
35 hours - 39 hours32,31523.418.726,70322.317.6+5,612
40 hours27,86620.219.524,53920.519.5+3,327
41 hours - 48 hours12,2258.99.211,90210.010.2+323
49 hours or more15,24211.113.715,22512.715.2+17
Not stated2,9542.11.93,0692.62.2-115

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 : 3.3% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria : 12.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria : 10.5% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria : 11.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria : 18.7% 40 hours, Victoria : 19.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria : 9.2% 49 hours or more, Victoria : 13.7% Not stated, Victoria : 1.9% None, City of Casey - All industries: 2.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Casey - All industries: 10.9% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Casey - All industries: 9.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Casey - All industries: 11.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Casey - All industries: 23.4% 40 hours, City of Casey - All industries: 20.2% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Casey - All industries: 8.9% 49 hours or more, City of Casey - All industries: 11.1% Not stated, City of Casey - All industries: 2.1%
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 Casey - All industries: -107 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Casey - All industries: +3,152 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Casey - All industries: +2,253 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Casey - All industries: +3,901 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Casey - All industries: +5,612 40 hours, City of Casey - All industries: +3,327 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Casey - All industries: +323 49 hours or more, City of Casey - All industries: +17 Not stated, City of Casey - All industries: -115
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 Casey's resident workers in 2016 compared to Victoria 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, 34.3% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 63.6% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 37.0% and 61.1% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the City of Casey and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (23.4% compared to 18.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (11.1% compared to 13.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 16 hours - 24 hours (9.2% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (10.9% compared to 12.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Casey increased by 9,279 people (11.8%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the City of Casey between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+5,612 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+3,901 people)
  • 40 hours (+3,327 people)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+3,152 people)

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