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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

42.2% of All industries local workers in the Scenic Rim Regional Council are employed part-time and 55.6% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in the Scenic Rim Regional Council 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

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Local workers hours worked, 2016
Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Public Administration and Safety%Number%. Public Administration and Safety%2011 - 2016
None3813.15.44163.56.0-35
1 hour - 15 hours1,71013.84.11,62413.72.8+86
16 hours - 24 hours1,40911.45.31,26410.65.7+145
25 hours - 34 hours1,71213.95.61,55513.15.8+157
35 hours - 39 hours1,77814.427.91,64113.828.2+137
40 hours1,74414.119.31,63613.817.1+108
41 hours - 48 hours1,0308.312.71,0358.712.4-5
49 hours or more2,32318.818.52,40120.220.7-78
Not stated2692.21.13042.61.3-35
Total Persons12,356100.0100.011,876100.0100.0+480

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

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in the Scenic Rim Regional Council in 2016 compared to the Public Administration and Safety workforce within the Scenic Rim Regional Council 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, 42.2% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 55.6% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 20.4% and 78.5% respectively for the Public Administration and Safety workforce within the Scenic Rim Regional Council.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in the Scenic Rim Regional Council and the Public Administration and Safety workforce were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (13.8% compared to 4.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (11.4% compared to 5.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (13.9% compared to 5.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (14.4% compared to 27.9%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in the Scenic Rim Regional Council between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+157 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+145 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+137 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+108 local workers)

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