Kyogle Council area

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

41.2% of All industries local workers in Kyogle Council area are employed part-time and 56.3% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Kyogle 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
Kyogle Council area - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. NSW%Number%. NSW%2011 - 2016
None792.93.2742.73.7+5
1 hour - 15 hours38013.910.835713.110.5+23
16 hours - 24 hours31211.410.528010.39.8+32
25 hours - 34 hours35312.910.535313.09.9--
35 hours - 39 hours38114.019.137813.918.3+3
40 hours42815.720.037914.019.6+49
41 hours - 48 hours2067.59.12308.510.1-24
49 hours or more52319.214.959221.816.6-69
Not stated682.52.0722.71.5-4
Total Persons2,730100.0100.02,715100.0100.0+15

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions)

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in Kyogle Council area in 2016 compared to NSW within Kyogle 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, 41.2% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 56.3% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.9% and 63.1% respectively for NSW within Kyogle Council area.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in Kyogle Council area and NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (13.9% compared to 10.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (14.0% compared to 19.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (15.7% compared to 20.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (19.2% compared to 14.9%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in Kyogle Council area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 49 hours or more (-69 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+49 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+32 local workers)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-24 local workers)

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