Redland City

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

44.9% of All industries local workers in Redland City are employed part-time and 53.5% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Redland 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 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Select industry:
Current benchmark:
Local workers hours worked, 2016
Redland City - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Queensland%Number%. Queensland%2011 - 2016
1 hour - 15 hours6,38115.711.05,82515.210.5+556
16 hours - 24 hours4,76311.79.44,39011.58.9+373
25 hours - 34 hours5,79514.312.05,14413.410.9+651
35 hours - 39 hours7,00617.319.36,29216.418.3+714
40 hours6,25315.417.25,72614.917.0+527
41 hours - 48 hours3,0417.59.43,2118.410.6-170
49 hours or more5,40413.316.45,52114.418.5-117
Not stated6581.61.87612.01.5-103
Total Persons40,572100.0100.038,320100.0100.0+2,252

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 Redland City in 2016 compared to Queensland within Redland 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, 44.9% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 53.5% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 35.9% and 62.3% respectively for Queensland within Redland City.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in Redland City and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (15.7% compared to 11.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.7% compared to 9.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (14.3% compared to 12.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (13.3% compared to 16.4%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+714 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+651 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+556 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+527 local workers)

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