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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

36.5% of All industries local workers in the City of Ipswich are employed part-time and 61.7% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Monash 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
City of Ipswich - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Queensland%Number%. Queensland%2011 - 2016
None2,0743.33.42,1723.93.8-98
1 hour - 15 hours6,90111.111.05,85310.410.5+1,048
16 hours - 24 hours5,7579.29.44,7568.58.9+1,001
25 hours - 34 hours7,99212.812.06,08310.810.9+1,909
35 hours - 39 hours13,28921.319.311,76021.018.3+1,529
40 hours10,71017.217.29,74417.417.0+966
41 hours - 48 hours6,0299.79.45,92310.610.6+106
49 hours or more8,41913.516.48,48015.118.5-61
Not stated1,1421.81.81,3002.31.5-158
Total Persons62,313100.0100.056,071100.0100.0+6,242

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 workforce in the City of Ipswich in 2016 compared to Queensland within the City of Ipswich 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, 36.5% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 61.7% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 35.9% and 62.3% respectively for Queensland within City of Monash.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in the City of Ipswich and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (12.8% compared to 12.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (21.3% compared to 19.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 41 hours - 48 hours (9.7% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (13.5% compared to 16.4%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in the City of Ipswich between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+1,909 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,529 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+1,048 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+1,001 local workers)

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