City of Greater Shepparton

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

37.4% of All industries local workers in the City of Greater Shepparton are employed part-time and 60.4% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in the City of Greater Shepparton 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
City of Greater Shepparton - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Victoria%Number%. Victoria%2011 - 2016
None1,1994.33.31,2554.53.8-56
1 hour - 15 hours3,18911.412.03,02310.911.5+166
16 hours - 24 hours2,6709.510.52,6069.49.8+64
25 hours - 34 hours3,42312.211.23,13511.310.3+288
35 hours - 39 hours5,41219.318.74,88517.617.8+527
40 hours5,09518.219.55,23818.819.7-143
41 hours - 48 hours2,6379.49.22,91010.510.4-273
49 hours or more3,78113.513.64,11614.815.3-335
Not stated6292.21.96302.31.5-1
Total Persons28,035100.0100.027,798100.0100.0+237

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 the City of Greater Shepparton in 2016 compared to Victoria within the City of Greater Shepparton 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, 37.4% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 60.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 37.0% and 61.0% respectively for Victoria within the City of Greater Shepparton.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in the City of Greater Shepparton and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who did not work (4.3% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (9.5% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 25 hours - 34 hours (12.2% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (18.2% compared to 19.5%)

Emerging groups

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

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+527 local workers)
  • 49 hours or more (-335 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+288 local workers)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-273 local workers)

City of Greater Shepparton

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