City of Tea Tree Gully
Resident workers - Hours worked
37.2% of the resident workers in the City of Tea Tree Gully work 40 or more hours, compared to 37.7% in South Australia.
Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for the City of Tea Tree Gully's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.
The hours worked by employed people in the City of Tea Tree Gully 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.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence
|Resident workers hours worked|
|City of Tea Tree Gully||2016||2011||Change|
|Hours worked||Number||%||South Australia%||Number||%||South Australia%||2011 to 2016|
|1 hour - 15 hours||5,922||12.5||12.8||5,556||11.4||12.0||+366||22002|
|16 hours - 24 hours||4,798||10.1||10.4||4,717||9.7||9.8||+81||22003|
|25 hours - 34 hours||6,058||12.8||13.1||5,633||11.6||11.7||+425||22004|
|35 hours - 39 hours||10,762||22.8||20.6||10,737||22.1||19.8||+25||22005|
|41 hours - 48 hours||4,635||9.8||9.2||5,227||10.8||10.2||-592||22007|
|49 hours or more||5,282||11.2||13.1||5,879||12.1||14.5||-597||22008|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Analysis of the hours worked by the City of Tea Tree Gully's resident workers in 2016 compared to South Australia 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, 38.9% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 59.9% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 40.1% and 58.3% respectively for South Australia.
The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the City of Tea Tree Gully and South Australia were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (22.8% compared to 20.6%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (11.2% compared to 13.1%)
From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Tea Tree Gully decreased by 1,579 people (5.3%).
The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the City of Tea Tree Gully between 2011 and 2016 were:
- 49 hours or more (-597 people)
- 41 hours - 48 hours (-592 people)
- 25 hours - 34 hours (+425 people)
- 40 hours (-415 people)