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Developing East Arnhem Limited area

Resident workers - Hours worked

43.8% of the resident workers in Developing East Arnhem Limited area work 40 or more hours, compared to 50.5% in RDA Northern Territory.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for Developing East Arnhem Limited area's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in Developing East Arnhem Limited 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
Developing East Arnhem Limited area 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%RDA Northern Territory%Number%RDA Northern Territory%2011 to 2016
None1254.14.42245.35.4-99
1 hour - 15 hours2096.96.63217.56.7-112
16 hours - 24 hours2648.76.248711.46.4-223
25 hours - 34 hours34311.38.23498.28.1-6
35 hours - 39 hours62020.521.759013.919.8+30
40 hours58319.318.975817.819.0-175
41 hours - 48 hours30810.210.158213.711.2-274
49 hours or more43414.421.574517.520.7-311
Not stated1384.62.52004.72.7-62

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, RDA Northern Territory : 4.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, RDA Northern Territory : 6.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, RDA Northern Territory : 6.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, RDA Northern Territory : 8.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, RDA Northern Territory : 21.7% 40 hours, RDA Northern Territory : 18.9% 41 hours - 48 hours, RDA Northern Territory : 10.1% 49 hours or more, RDA Northern Territory : 21.5% Not stated, RDA Northern Territory : 2.5% None, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 4.1% 1 hour - 15 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 6.9% 16 hours - 24 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 8.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 11.3% 35 hours - 39 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 20.5% 40 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 19.3% 41 hours - 48 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 10.2% 49 hours or more, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 14.4% Not stated, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: 4.6%
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, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -99 1 hour - 15 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -112 16 hours - 24 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -223 25 hours - 34 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -6 35 hours - 39 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: +30 40 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -175 41 hours - 48 hours, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -274 49 hours or more, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -311 Not stated, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -62
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 Developing East Arnhem Limited area's resident workers in 2016 compared to RDA Northern Territory shows that there was a higher proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 31.1% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 64.3% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 25.3% and 72.1% respectively for RDA Northern Territory.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of Developing East Arnhem Limited area and RDA Northern Territory were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 25 hours - 34 hours (11.3% compared to 8.2%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 16 hours - 24 hours (8.7% compared to 6.2%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked Not stated (4.6% compared to 2.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (14.4% compared to 21.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in Developing East Arnhem Limited area decreased by 730 people (27.3%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in Developing East Arnhem Limited area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 49 hours or more (-311 people)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-274 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (-223 people)
  • 40 hours (-175 people)

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