City of Port Phillip

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

28.1% of All industries local workers in City of Port Phillip are employed part-time and 70.2% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in City of Port Phillip 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 Port Phillip - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Victoria%Number%. Victoria%2011 - 2016
None1,9812.63.32,2013.13.8-220
1 hour - 15 hours6,0207.912.05,0817.311.5+939
16 hours - 24 hours6,7118.810.55,4467.89.8+1,265
25 hours - 34 hours6,6568.811.25,6478.110.3+1,009
35 hours - 39 hours13,33717.618.711,96017.117.8+1,377
40 hours18,28024.119.516,48223.519.7+1,798
41 hours - 48 hours8,39711.19.28,59412.310.4-197
49 hours or more13,27217.513.613,41219.115.3-140
Not stated1,2821.71.91,2511.81.5+31
Total Persons75,936100.0100.070,074100.0100.0+5,862

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 City of Port Phillip in 2016 compared to Victoria within City of Port Phillip 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, 28.1% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 70.2% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 37.0% and 61.0% respectively for Victoria within City of Port Phillip.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in City of Port Phillip and Victoria were:

  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (7.9% compared to 12.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (8.8% compared to 11.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (24.1% compared to 19.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (17.5% compared to 13.6%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in City of Port Phillip between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 40 hours (+1,798 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,377 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+1,265 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+1,009 local workers)

City of Port Phillip

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