City of Mandurah

Local workers - Hours worked - Health Care and Social Assistance

57.2% of Health Care and Social Assistance local workers in the City of Mandurah are employed part-time and 41.8% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in the City of Mandurah 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 Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Western Australia%Number%. Western Australia%2011 - 2016
None1764.84.81635.85.8+13
1 hour - 15 hours43011.811.438813.811.6+42
16 hours - 24 hours63017.315.450217.915.0+128
25 hours - 34 hours85323.418.762822.317.2+225
35 hours - 39 hours78721.622.451418.321.4+273
40 hours3268.913.52388.513.3+88
41 hours - 48 hours1594.45.51394.96.1+20
49 hours or more2536.97.32087.48.4+45
Not stated371.00.9321.11.2+5
Total Persons3,651100.0100.02,812100.0100.0+839

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 Health Care and Social Assistance workforce in the City of Mandurah in 2016 compared to Western Australia within the City of Mandurah 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, 57.2% of the Health Care and Social Assistance workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 41.8% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 50.3% and 48.8% respectively for Western Australia within the City of Mandurah.

The major differences between the hours worked by the Health Care and Social Assistance workforce in the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (17.3% compared to 15.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (23.4% compared to 18.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (8.9% compared to 13.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 41 hours - 48 hours (4.4% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the Health Care and Social Assistance workforce in the City of Mandurah between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+273 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+225 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+128 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+88 local workers)

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