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Local workers - Hours worked - Education and Training

51.6% of Education and Training local workers in Gladstone Regional Council area are employed part-time and 47.4% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Gladstone Regional Council area 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
Gladstone Regional Council area - Education and Training 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Queensland%Number%. Queensland%2011 - 2016
None1064.93.8834.74.1+23
1 hour - 15 hours28012.913.924213.613.9+38
16 hours - 24 hours28913.311.422112.411.4+68
25 hours - 34 hours44420.517.134519.417.1+99
35 hours - 39 hours28713.216.925614.416.0+31
40 hours26412.213.821211.914.1+52
41 hours - 48 hours1476.88.01739.78.7-26
49 hours or more33015.214.323713.313.7+93
Not stated231.10.890.50.9+14
Total Persons2,170100.0100.01,778100.0100.0+392

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 Education and Training workforce in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 compared to Queensland within Gladstone Regional Council area shows that there was a higher proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 51.6% of the Education and Training workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 47.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 46.2% and 53.0% respectively for Queensland within Gladstone Regional Council area.

The major differences between the hours worked by the Education and Training workforce in Gladstone Regional Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (13.3% compared to 11.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (20.5% compared to 17.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (13.2% compared to 16.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (12.2% compared to 13.8%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the Education and Training workforce in Gladstone Regional Council area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+99 local workers)
  • 49 hours or more (+93 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+68 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+52 local workers)

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