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Coastal Urban Economic Region

Resident workers - Hours worked

33.2% of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) in Coastal Urban Economic Region work 40 or more hours, compared to 28.6% in Arts and Recreation Services.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for Coastal Urban Economic Region's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in Coastal Urban Economic Region 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
Coastal Urban Economic Region 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Arts and Recreation Services%Number%Arts and Recreation Services%2011 to 2016
None1306.98.81797.74.3-49
1 hour - 15 hours1186.331.01386.029.1-20
16 hours - 24 hours19010.111.22179.410.9-27
25 hours - 34 hours24713.110.024610.611.6+1
35 hours - 39 hours56429.98.869429.916.7-130
40 hours29415.613.639817.210.1-104
41 hours - 48 hours1819.62.923110.05.8-50
49 hours or more1508.012.11928.311.6-42
Not stated110.61.5241.00.0-13

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, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 8.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 31.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 11.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 10.0% 35 hours - 39 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 8.8% 40 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 13.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 2.9% 49 hours or more, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 12.1% Not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 1.5% None, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 6.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 6.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 10.1% 25 hours - 34 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 13.1% 35 hours - 39 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 29.9% 40 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 15.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 9.6% 49 hours or more, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 8.0% Not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 0.6%
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, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -49 1 hour - 15 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -20 16 hours - 24 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -27 25 hours - 34 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: +1 35 hours - 39 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -130 40 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -104 41 hours - 48 hours, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -50 49 hours or more, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -42 Not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -13
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 Coastal Urban Economic Region's resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) in 2016 compared to Arts and Recreation 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, 36.3% of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 63.1% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 61.1% and 37.5% respectively for Arts and Recreation Services.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) of Coastal Urban Economic Region and Arts and Recreation Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (29.9% compared to 8.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 41 hours - 48 hours (9.6% compared to 2.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 1 hour - 15 hours (6.3% compared to 31.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) worked 49 hours or more (8.0% compared to 12.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) working full-time (35 hours or more) in Coastal Urban Economic Region decreased by 326 people (21.5%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) in Coastal Urban Economic Region between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (-130 people)
  • 40 hours (-104 people)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-50 people)
  • None (-49 people)

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