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Resident workers - Hours worked

69.8% of the male resident workers (Manufacturing) in The Hills Shire work 40 or more hours, compared to 59.7% in New South Wales.

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

The hours worked by employed people in The Hills Shire 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
The Hills Shire - Males20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
None541.72.0741.82.4-20
1 hour - 15 hours892.73.0902.22.6-1
16 hours - 24 hours1053.23.71122.73.1-7
25 hours - 34 hours952.94.41263.03.8-31
35 hours - 39 hours61619.026.368616.424.7-70
40 hours84726.125.399923.924.7-152
41 hours - 48 hours45614.114.767616.215.5-220
49 hours or more96229.719.71,34632.221.2-384
Not stated190.61.0661.61.9-47

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, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 2.0% 1 hour - 15 hours, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 3.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 3.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 4.4% 35 hours - 39 hours, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 26.3% 40 hours, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 25.3% 41 hours - 48 hours, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 14.7% 49 hours or more, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 19.7% Not stated, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 1.0% None, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 1.7% 1 hour - 15 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 2.7% 16 hours - 24 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 3.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 2.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 19.0% 40 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 26.1% 41 hours - 48 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 14.1% 49 hours or more, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 29.7% Not stated, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 0.6%
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, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -20 1 hour - 15 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -1 16 hours - 24 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -7 25 hours - 34 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -31 35 hours - 39 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -70 40 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -152 41 hours - 48 hours, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -220 49 hours or more, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -384 Not stated, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -47
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 Hills Shire's male resident workers (Manufacturing) in 2016 compared to New South Wales 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, 10.6% of the male resident workers (Manufacturing) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 88.8% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 13.0% and 86.0% respectively for New South Wales.

The major differences between the hours worked by the male resident workers (Manufacturing) of The Hills Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) worked 49 hours or more (29.7% compared to 19.7%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) worked 40 hours (26.1% compared to 25.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (19.0% compared to 26.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) worked 25 hours - 34 hours (2.9% compared to 4.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the male resident workers (Manufacturing) working full-time (35 hours or more) in The Hills Shire decreased by 826 people (22.3%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the male resident workers (Manufacturing) in The Hills Shire between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 49 hours or more (-384 males)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-220 males)
  • 40 hours (-152 males)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (-70 males)

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