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Resident workers - Hours worked

40.9% of the resident workers in the City of Monash work 40 or more hours, compared to 29.5% in Retail Trade.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for the City of Monash's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Monash depends on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work;
  • The industry sector in which they work;
  • The occupation level and requirement or opportunity to work overtime, and;
  • The age structure and household structure of the working population.

Hours worked statistics should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupations and Income to provide more insight into the observations made.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers hours worked
City of Monash 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Retail Trade%Number%Retail Trade%2011 to 2016
None2,2252.82.52,6473.43.1-422
1 hour - 15 hours10,84313.524.69,75012.424.2+1,093
16 hours - 24 hours8,85511.014.78,28210.613.8+573
25 hours - 34 hours8,44710.511.17,5399.611.1+908
35 hours - 39 hours15,68319.516.514,45218.415.0+1,231
40 hours17,20521.414.116,55621.113.6+649
41 hours - 48 hours6,7488.46.57,5559.67.4-807
49 hours or more8,88811.18.99,86212.610.0-974
Not stated1,4781.81.11,6882.21.8-210

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers hours worked, 2016
Resident workers hours worked, 2016 None, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 2.5% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 24.6% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 14.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 11.1% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 16.5% 40 hours, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 14.1% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 6.5% 49 hours or more, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 8.9% Not stated, City of Monash - Retail Trade : 1.1% None, City of Monash - All industries: 2.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Monash - All industries: 13.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Monash - All industries: 11.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Monash - All industries: 10.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Monash - All industries: 19.5% 40 hours, City of Monash - All industries: 21.4% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Monash - All industries: 8.4% 49 hours or more, City of Monash - All industries: 11.1% Not stated, City of Monash - All industries: 1.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016 None, City of Monash - All industries: -422 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Monash - All industries: +1,093 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Monash - All industries: +573 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Monash - All industries: +908 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Monash - All industries: +1,231 40 hours, City of Monash - All industries: +649 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Monash - All industries: -807 49 hours or more, City of Monash - All industries: -974 Not stated, City of Monash - All industries: -210
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the City of Monash's resident workers in 2016 compared to Retail Trade shows that there was a lower proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 37.8% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 60.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 53.0% and 45.9% respectively for Retail Trade.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the City of Monash and Retail Trade were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 40 hours (21.4% compared to 14.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (19.5% compared to 16.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (13.5% compared to 24.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.0% compared to 14.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Monash increased by 99 people (0.2%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the City of Monash between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,231 people)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+1,093 people)
  • 49 hours or more (-974 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+908 people)

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