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Resident workers - Hours worked

52.4% of the resident workers in the City of Stonnington work 40 or more hours, compared to 42.4% in Victoria.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for the City of Stonnington's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Stonnington 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
City of Stonnington 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
None1,4302.53.31,7463.43.9-316
1 hour - 15 hours5,92710.512.05,23510.311.4+692
16 hours - 24 hours5,2519.310.54,3748.69.7+877
25 hours - 34 hours4,9988.811.24,4568.710.1+542
35 hours - 39 hours8,55815.118.76,97213.717.6+1,586
40 hours11,98621.219.510,25020.119.5+1,736
41 hours - 48 hours6,31711.29.26,15512.110.2+162
49 hours or more11,29920.013.710,99721.615.2+302
Not stated7701.41.97601.52.2+10

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, Victoria : 3.3% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria : 12.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria : 10.5% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria : 11.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria : 18.7% 40 hours, Victoria : 19.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria : 9.2% 49 hours or more, Victoria : 13.7% Not stated, Victoria : 1.9% None, City of Stonnington - All industries: 2.5% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: 10.5% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: 9.3% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: 8.8% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: 15.1% 40 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: 21.2% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: 11.2% 49 hours or more, City of Stonnington - All industries: 20.0% Not stated, City of Stonnington - All industries: 1.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
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Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016 None, City of Stonnington - All industries: -316 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: +692 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: +877 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: +542 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: +1,586 40 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: +1,736 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Stonnington - All industries: +162 49 hours or more, City of Stonnington - All industries: +302 Not stated, City of Stonnington - All industries: +10
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 City of Stonnington's resident workers in 2016 compared to Victoria shows that there was a lower proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 31.1% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 67.5% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 37.0% and 61.1% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the City of Stonnington and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (20.0% compared to 13.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 41 hours - 48 hours (11.2% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (15.1% compared to 18.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 25 hours - 34 hours (8.8% compared to 11.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Stonnington increased by 3,786 people (11.0%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the City of Stonnington between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 40 hours (+1,736 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+1,586 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+877 people)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+692 people)

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