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Resident workers - Hours worked

44.6% of the resident workers in the Town of Victoria Park work 40 or more hours, compared to 35.7% in Arts and Recreation Services.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the Town of Victoria Park 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
Town of Victoria Park 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Arts and Recreation Services%Number%Arts and Recreation Services%2011 to 2016
None5903.44.26894.15.6-99
1 hour - 15 hours1,93711.116.21,67010.018.8+267
16 hours - 24 hours1,91210.911.61,69110.111.5+221
25 hours - 34 hours1,6709.614.01,3918.312.1+279
35 hours - 39 hours3,27818.817.52,99617.919.4+282
40 hours3,54220.317.53,35720.014.9+185
41 hours - 48 hours1,7099.85.91,99211.95.9-283
49 hours or more2,54414.612.32,72016.210.7-176
Not stated2961.70.72621.61.1+34

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, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 4.2% 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 16.2% 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 11.6% 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 14.0% 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 17.5% 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 17.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 5.9% 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 12.3% Not stated, Town of Victoria Park - Arts and Recreation Services : 0.7% None, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 3.4% 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 11.1% 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 10.9% 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 9.6% 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 18.8% 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 20.3% 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 9.8% 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 14.6% Not stated, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 1.7%
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, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: -99 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +267 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +221 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +279 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +282 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +185 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: -283 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: -176 Not stated, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +34
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 Town of Victoria Park's resident workers in 2016 compared to Arts and Recreation Services 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, 35.0% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 63.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 46.1% and 53.3% respectively for Arts and Recreation Services.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the Town of Victoria Park and Arts and Recreation Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 41 hours - 48 hours (9.8% compared to 5.9%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 40 hours (20.3% compared to 17.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (11.1% compared to 16.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 25 hours - 34 hours (9.6% compared to 14.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the Town of Victoria Park increased by 8 people (0.1%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the Town of Victoria Park between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-283 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+282 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+279 people)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+267 people)

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