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Resident workers - Hours worked

54.6% of the male resident workers in the Town of Victoria Park work 40 or more hours, compared to 39.6% in Retail Trade.

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 - Males20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Retail Trade%Number%Retail Trade%2011 to 2016
None2312.51.83213.52.0-90
1 hour - 15 hours7658.215.46417.016.3+124
16 hours - 24 hours7628.213.17027.612.6+60
25 hours - 34 hours6446.98.55445.98.2+100
35 hours - 39 hours1,66117.921.01,51916.515.5+142
40 hours2,13323.015.62,04322.216.3+90
41 hours - 48 hours1,07311.510.41,27913.911.1-206
49 hours or more1,86320.013.62,00121.717.4-138
Not stated1601.70.61541.70.6+6

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 - Retail Trade : 1.8% 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 15.4% 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 13.1% 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 8.5% 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 21.0% 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 15.6% 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 10.4% 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 13.6% Not stated, Town of Victoria Park - Retail Trade : 0.6% None, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 2.5% 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 8.2% 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 8.2% 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 6.9% 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 17.9% 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 23.0% 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 11.5% 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: 20.0% 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: -90 1 hour - 15 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +124 16 hours - 24 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +60 25 hours - 34 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +100 35 hours - 39 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +142 40 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +90 41 hours - 48 hours, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: -206 49 hours or more, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: -138 Not stated, Town of Victoria Park - All industries: +6
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 male resident workers in 2016 compared to Retail Trade 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, 25.9% of the male resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 72.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 38.8% and 60.6% respectively for Retail Trade.

The major differences between the hours worked by the male resident workers of the Town of Victoria Park and Retail Trade were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers worked 40 hours (23.0% compared to 15.6%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workers worked 49 hours or more (20.0% compared to 13.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (8.2% compared to 15.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers worked 16 hours - 24 hours (8.2% compared to 13.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the male resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the Town of Victoria Park decreased by 112 people (1.6%).

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

  • 41 hours - 48 hours (-206 males)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+142 males)
  • 49 hours or more (-138 males)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+124 males)

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