Resident workers - Hours worked
63.9% of the resident workers in Bulloo Shire work 40 or more hours, compared to 0.0% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
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|
|Hours worked||Number||%||Transport, Postal and Warehousing%||Number||%||Transport, Postal and Warehousing%||2011 to 2016|
|1 hour - 15 hours||3||1.4||0.0||9||3.8||0.0||-6||22002|
|16 hours - 24 hours||9||4.2||0.0||6||2.5||0.0||+3||22003|
|25 hours - 34 hours||19||8.8||0.0||7||2.9||0.0||+12||22004|
|35 hours - 39 hours||27||12.5||0.0||27||11.3||0.0||0||22005|
|41 hours - 48 hours||16||7.4||0.0||18||7.5||0.0||-2||22007|
|49 hours or more||100||46.3||0.0||131||54.6||100.0||-31||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 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) as well as a higher proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).
Overall, 18.1% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 76.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 0.0% and 0.0% respectively for Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of Bulloo Shire and Transport, Postal and Warehousing were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (46.3% compared to 0.0%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (12.5% compared to 0.0%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 40 hours (10.2% compared to 0.0%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 25 hours - 34 hours (8.8% compared to 0.0%)
From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in Bulloo Shire decreased by 39 people (19.1%).
The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in Bulloo Shire between 2011 and 2016 were:
- 49 hours or more (-31 people)
- 25 hours - 34 hours (+12 people)
- Not stated (+9 people)
- 1 hour - 15 hours (-6 people)