Town of Victoria Park

Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

35.8% of All industries local workers in the Town of Victoria Park are employed part-time and 62.4% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in the Town of Victoria Park across each industry sector. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in a particular industry depend on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work in the industry;
  • The demands of jobs in the industry and requirement to work overtime;
  • The age and family responsibilities of people working in the industry; and
  • The gender profile of workers in the industry (due to family commitments, females are often more likely to work part-time).

Hours Worked data should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupation and Income.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

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Local workers hours worked, 2016
Town of Victoria Park - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Western Australia%Number%. Western Australia%2011 - 2016
None8913.24.01,0404.14.7-149
1 hour - 15 hours3,07211.011.92,61510.310.8+457
16 hours - 24 hours3,00310.79.92,56610.19.2+437
25 hours - 34 hours3,05910.910.62,4779.89.5+582
35 hours - 39 hours5,75320.517.15,02819.915.8+725
40 hours5,54819.817.74,89219.317.4+656
41 hours - 48 hours2,4898.99.42,52310.011.0-34
49 hours or more3,68913.217.73,65714.520.2+32
Not stated4951.81.74942.01.4+1
Total Persons27,999100.0100.025,292100.0100.0+2,707

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id the population experts

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the workforce in the Town of Victoria Park in 2016 compared to Western Australia within the Town of Victoria Park shows that there was a lower proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a higher proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 35.8% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 62.4% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 36.4% and 61.9% respectively for Western Australia within the Town of Victoria Park.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in the Town of Victoria Park and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (11.0% compared to 11.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (20.5% compared to 17.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (19.8% compared to 17.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 49 hours or more (13.2% compared to 17.7%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in the Town of Victoria Park between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+725 local workers)
  • 40 hours (+656 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+582 local workers)
  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+457 local workers)

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