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Resident workers - Hours worked

78.0% of the resident workers (Mining) in the Town of Victoria Park work 40 or more hours, compared to 77.8% in Western Australia.

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%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
None515.57.8576.17.6-6
1 hour - 15 hours161.72.1101.12.0+6
16 hours - 24 hours283.02.5283.02.40
25 hours - 34 hours161.72.2192.02.1-3
35 hours - 39 hours859.26.2788.35.4+7
40 hours18419.813.021522.813.1-31
41 hours - 48 hours14415.514.016017.015.5-16
49 hours or more39542.650.836638.950.4+29
Not stated80.91.391.01.5-1

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, Western Australia - Mining  : 7.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Western Australia - Mining  : 2.1% 16 hours - 24 hours, Western Australia - Mining  : 2.5% 25 hours - 34 hours, Western Australia - Mining  : 2.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, Western Australia - Mining  : 6.2% 40 hours, Western Australia - Mining  : 13.0% 41 hours - 48 hours, Western Australia - Mining  : 14.0% 49 hours or more, Western Australia - Mining  : 50.8% Not stated, Western Australia - Mining  : 1.3% None, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 5.5% 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 1.7% 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 3.0% 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 1.7% 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 9.2% 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 19.8% 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 15.5% 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 42.6% Not stated, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 0.9%
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 - Mining: -6 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: +6 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: 0 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: -3 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: +7 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: -31 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: -16 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: +29 Not stated, Town of Victoria Park - Mining: -1
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 (Mining) in 2016 compared to Western 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, 12.0% of the resident workers (Mining) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 87.2% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 14.6% and 84.1% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Mining) of the Town of Victoria Park and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Mining) worked 40 hours (19.8% compared to 13.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Mining) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (9.2% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Mining) worked 49 hours or more (42.6% compared to 50.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Mining) worked None (5.5% compared to 7.8%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Mining) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the Town of Victoria Park decreased by 11 people (1.3%).

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

  • 40 hours (-31 people)
  • 49 hours or more (+29 people)
  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-16 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+7 people)

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