City of Kingston

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

34.9% of All industries local workers in the City of Kingston are employed part-time and 63.3% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in the City of Kingston 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 Kingston - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Victoria%Number%. Victoria%2011 - 2016
None1,8902.63.32,3303.23.8-440
1 hour - 15 hours9,03612.212.07,95710.911.5+1,079
16 hours - 24 hours7,3409.910.56,5699.09.8+771
25 hours - 34 hours7,54010.211.26,7519.210.3+789
35 hours - 39 hours15,67121.218.715,08020.617.8+591
40 hours14,58119.719.514,71320.119.7-132
41 hours - 48 hours7,0199.59.27,68410.510.4-665
49 hours or more9,43312.813.610,25314.015.3-820
Not stated1,3291.81.91,7002.31.5-371
Total Persons73,839100.0100.073,037100.0100.0+802

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 Kingston in 2016 compared to Victoria within the City of Kingston shows that there was a lower proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 34.9% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 63.3% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 37.0% and 61.0% respectively for Victoria within the City of Kingston.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in the City of Kingston and Victoria were:

  • A smaller percentage of local workers who did not work (2.6% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (10.2% compared to 11.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (21.2% compared to 18.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (12.8% compared to 13.6%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+1,079 local workers)
  • 49 hours or more (-820 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+789 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+771 local workers)

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