63.9% of the resident workers (All industries) in the Bulloo Shire work 40 or more hours, compared to 0% in Victoria.
Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for Bulloo Shire's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.
The hours worked by employed people in Bulloo Shire 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|
|RDA Darling Downs and South West Region - All industries||2016||2011||Change|
|Hours worked||Number||%||Transport, Postal and Warehousing%||Number||%||Transport, Postal and Warehousing%||2011 - 2016|
|1 hour - 15 hours||3||1.4||0||9||3.8||0||-6|
|16 hours - 24 hours||9||4.2||0||6||2.5||0||+3|
|25 hours - 34 hours||19||8.8||0||7||2.9||0||+12|
|35 hours - 39 hours||27||12.5||0||27||11.3||0||--|
|41 hours - 48 hours||16||7.4||0||18||7.5||0||-2|
|49 hours or more||100||46.3||0||131||54.6||100.0||-31|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the hours worked by the Bulloo Shire's resident workers in 2016 compared to Transport, Postal and Warehousing shows that there was a higher 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, 18.1% of the resident workers in All industries worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 76.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 0% and 0% respectively for Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (All industries) of the Bulloo Shire and the Transport, Postal and Warehousing workforce were:
- A smaller percentage of resident workers worked Total [genders] (100.0% compared to 100.0%)
The number of the resident workers (All industries) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the Bulloo Shire decreased by 39 people (-19.1%).
The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (All industries) in the Bulloo Shire between 2011 and 2016 were:
- 49 hours or more (-31 persons)
- 25 hours - 34 hours (+12 persons)
- Not stated (+9 persons)
- 40 hours (-6 persons)