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Resident workers - Hours worked

43.5% of the resident workers in the Scenic Rim Regional Council work 40 or more hours, compared to 43.2% in Queensland.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the Scenic Rim Regional Council 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
Scenic Rim Regional Council 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Queensland%Number%Queensland%2011 to 2016
None6313.73.46614.13.9-30
1 hour - 15 hours2,01611.911.01,86711.510.4+149
16 hours - 24 hours1,68410.09.41,5349.58.8+150
25 hours - 34 hours2,18712.912.01,92511.910.8+262
35 hours - 39 hours2,66515.719.22,49115.418.1+174
40 hours2,67615.817.22,48915.416.8+187
41 hours - 48 hours1,4838.89.41,4899.210.5-6
49 hours or more3,20018.916.63,33020.618.4-130
Not stated3812.31.83862.42.2-5

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 : 3.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, Queensland : 11.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, Queensland : 9.4% 25 hours - 34 hours, Queensland : 12.0% 35 hours - 39 hours, Queensland : 19.2% 40 hours, Queensland : 17.2% 41 hours - 48 hours, Queensland : 9.4% 49 hours or more, Queensland : 16.6% Not stated, Queensland : 1.8% None, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 3.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 11.9% 16 hours - 24 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 10.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 12.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 15.7% 40 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 15.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 8.8% 49 hours or more, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 18.9% Not stated, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 2.3%
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, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: -30 1 hour - 15 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +149 16 hours - 24 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +150 25 hours - 34 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +262 35 hours - 39 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +174 40 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +187 41 hours - 48 hours, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: -6 49 hours or more, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: -130 Not stated, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: -5
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 the Scenic Rim Regional Council's resident workers in 2016 compared to Queensland shows that there was a higher 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, 38.5% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 59.2% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 35.8% and 62.4% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the Scenic Rim Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (18.9% compared to 16.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 25 hours - 34 hours (12.9% compared to 12.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (15.7% compared to 19.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 40 hours (15.8% compared to 17.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the Scenic Rim Regional Council increased by 225 people (2.3%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the Scenic Rim Regional Council between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+262 people)
  • 40 hours (+187 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+174 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+150 people)

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