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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

26.8% of All industries local workers in Maranoa Regional Council are employed part-time and 71.1% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Maranoa Regional Council 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
Maranoa Regional Council - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Queensland%Number%. Queensland%2011 - 2016
None3625.13.43314.63.8+31
1 hour - 15 hours5507.811.04936.810.5+57
16 hours - 24 hours4216.09.44225.98.9-1
25 hours - 34 hours5547.912.05557.710.9-1
35 hours - 39 hours1,02314.519.390712.618.3+116
40 hours1,08015.317.21,14815.917.0-68
41 hours - 48 hours5898.49.46028.410.6-13
49 hours or more2,31932.916.42,52335.018.5-204
Not stated1502.11.82183.01.5-68
Total Persons7,048100.0100.07,199100.0100.0-151

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 Maranoa Regional Council in 2016 compared to Queensland within Maranoa Regional Council 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, 26.8% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 71.1% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 35.9% and 62.3% respectively for Queensland within Maranoa Regional Council.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in Maranoa Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (6.0% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (7.9% compared to 12.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (14.5% compared to 19.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (32.9% compared to 16.4%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 49 hours or more (-204 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+116 local workers)
  • Not stated (-68 local workers)
  • 40 hours (-68 local workers)

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