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Goondiwindi Regional Council area

Resident workers - Hours worked

33.0% of the female resident workers in Goondiwindi Regional Council area work 40 or more hours, compared to 28.9% in Queensland.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for Goondiwindi Regional Council area's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in Goondiwindi Regional Council area 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.

Hours worked statistics should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupations and Income to provide more insight into the observations made.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers hours worked
Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Females20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Queensland%Number%Queensland%2011 to 2016
None1084.84.11054.64.6+3
1 hour - 15 hours32614.515.032814.314.9-2
16 hours - 24 hours30513.613.633414.513.2-29
25 hours - 34 hours38116.916.839617.215.6-15
35 hours - 39 hours33915.119.931413.719.5+25
40 hours28212.513.528712.513.8-5
41 hours - 48 hours1386.16.51446.37.3-6
49 hours or more32214.38.933714.79.2-15
Not stated482.11.6512.21.8-3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers hours worked, 2016
Resident workers hours worked, 2016 None, Queensland : 4.1% 1 hour - 15 hours, Queensland : 15.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, Queensland : 13.6% 25 hours - 34 hours, Queensland : 16.8% 35 hours - 39 hours, Queensland : 19.9% 40 hours, Queensland : 13.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, Queensland : 6.5% 49 hours or more, Queensland : 8.9% Not stated, Queensland : 1.6% None, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 4.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 14.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 13.6% 25 hours - 34 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 16.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 15.1% 40 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 12.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 6.1% 49 hours or more, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 14.3% Not stated, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: 2.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016 None, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: +3 1 hour - 15 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: -2 16 hours - 24 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: -29 25 hours - 34 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: -15 35 hours - 39 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: +25 40 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: -5 41 hours - 48 hours, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: -6 49 hours or more, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: -15 Not stated, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - All industries: -3
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by Goondiwindi Regional Council area's female resident workers in 2016 compared to Queensland shows that there was a similar proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 49.8% of the female resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 48.1% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 49.5% and 48.8% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the hours worked by the female resident workers of Goondiwindi Regional Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers worked 49 hours or more (14.3% compared to 8.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (15.1% compared to 19.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers worked 40 hours (12.5% compared to 13.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the female resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in Goondiwindi Regional Council area decreased by 1 people (0.1%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the female resident workers in Goondiwindi Regional Council area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 16 hours - 24 hours (-29 females)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+25 females)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (-15 females)
  • 49 hours or more (-15 females)

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