Randwick City

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

41.1% of All industries local workers in Randwick City are employed part-time and 57.3% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Randwick City 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 2021 – by place of work

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Current benchmark:
Local workers hours worked, 2021
Randwick City - All industries20212016Change
Hours workedNumber%. New South Wales%Number%. New South Wales%2016 - 2021
1 hour - 15 hours5,85811.610.85,59112.210.8+267
16 hours - 24 hours5,80511.510.55,46611.910.5+339
25 hours - 34 hours4,6639.310.04,59510.010.5+68
35 hours - 39 hours10,71821.320.48,83019.219.1+1,888
40 hours9,61019.118.79,31420.320.0+296
41 hours - 48 hours3,3256.67.43,6487.99.1-323
49 hours or more5,19710.311.56,15113.414.9-954
Not stated8371.71.79382.02.0-101
Total Persons50,380100.0100.045,993100.0100.0+4,387

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016 and 2021. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions)

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in Randwick City in 2021compared to New South Wales within Randwick City 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, 41.1% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 57.3% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 40.3% and 58.0% respectively for New South Wales within Randwick City.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in Randwick City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (11.6% compared to 10.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.5% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (21.3% compared to 20.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (10.3% compared to 11.5%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in Randwick City between 2016 and 2021 were:

  • None (+2,907 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,888 local workers)
  • 49 hours or more (-954 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+339 local workers)

Randwick City Council

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