City of Port Adelaide Enfield
Resident workers - Hours worked
34.8% of the resident workers in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield work 40 or more hours, compared to 37.7% in South Australia.
Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for the City of Port Adelaide Enfield's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.
The hours worked by employed people in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield 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.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence
|Resident workers hours worked|
|City of Port Adelaide Enfield||2016||2011||Change|
|Hours worked||Number||%||South Australia%||Number||%||South Australia%||2011 to 2016|
|1 hour - 15 hours||6,129||11.7||12.8||5,307||10.8||12.0||+822||22002|
|16 hours - 24 hours||5,252||10.0||10.4||4,754||9.7||9.8||+498||22003|
|25 hours - 34 hours||6,781||13.0||13.1||5,617||11.4||11.7||+1,164||22004|
|35 hours - 39 hours||13,187||25.2||20.6||11,989||24.4||19.8||+1,198||22005|
|41 hours - 48 hours||4,680||9.0||9.2||4,916||10.0||10.2||-236||22007|
|49 hours or more||5,398||10.3||13.1||5,657||11.5||14.5||-259||22008|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Analysis of the hours worked by the City of Port Adelaide Enfield's resident workers in 2016 compared to South Australia 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, 38.2% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 60.0% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 40.1% and 58.3% respectively for South Australia.
The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield and South Australia were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (25.2% compared to 20.6%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (10.3% compared to 13.1%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (11.7% compared to 12.8%)
From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield increased by 907 people (3.0%).
The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield between 2011 and 2016 were:
- 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,198 people)
- 25 hours - 34 hours (+1,164 people)
- 1 hour - 15 hours (+822 people)
- 16 hours - 24 hours (+498 people)