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Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Resident workers - Hours worked

46.8% of the resident workers in Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale work 40 or more hours, compared to 44.6% in Western Australia.

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

The hours worked by employed people in Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale 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
Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
None4973.94.04094.64.7+88
1 hour - 15 hours1,33010.311.990710.310.8+423
16 hours - 24 hours1,1549.09.98089.29.2+346
25 hours - 34 hours1,38810.810.791110.39.5+477
35 hours - 39 hours2,29817.917.21,28514.615.8+1,013
40 hours2,35018.317.81,48616.917.4+864
41 hours - 48 hours1,28610.09.595310.810.9+333
49 hours or more2,38318.517.31,83720.919.6+546
Not stated1811.41.72142.42.0-33

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, Western Australia : 4.0% 1 hour - 15 hours, Western Australia : 11.9% 16 hours - 24 hours, Western Australia : 9.9% 25 hours - 34 hours, Western Australia : 10.7% 35 hours - 39 hours, Western Australia : 17.2% 40 hours, Western Australia : 17.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Western Australia : 9.5% 49 hours or more, Western Australia : 17.3% Not stated, Western Australia : 1.7% None, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 3.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 10.3% 16 hours - 24 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 9.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 10.8% 35 hours - 39 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 17.9% 40 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 18.3% 41 hours - 48 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 10.0% 49 hours or more, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 18.5% Not stated, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: 1.4%
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, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +88 1 hour - 15 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +423 16 hours - 24 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +346 25 hours - 34 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +477 35 hours - 39 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +1,013 40 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +864 41 hours - 48 hours, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +333 49 hours or more, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: +546 Not stated, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale - All industries: -33
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 Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale's resident workers in 2016 compared to Western Australia 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, 34.0% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 64.6% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 36.5% and 61.8% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (18.5% compared to 17.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (10.3% compared to 11.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 16 hours - 24 hours (9.0% compared to 9.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale increased by 2,756 people (49.6%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,013 people)
  • 40 hours (+864 people)
  • 49 hours or more (+546 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+477 people)

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