City of Vincent

Resident workers - Hours worked

49.1% of the resident workers (All industries) in the City of Vincent work 40 or more hours, compared to 44.6% in Western Australia.

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

The hours worked by employed people in City of Vincent 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers hours worked
City of Vincent - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. Western Australia%Number%. Western Australia%2011 - 2016
1 hour - 15 hours1,90410.111.91,7479.710.8+157
16 hours - 24 hours1,93410.39.91,6559.29.2+279
25 hours - 34 hours1,7689.410.71,5198.59.5+249
35 hours - 39 hours3,08716.417.22,84315.815.8+244
40 hours3,78120.117.83,53819.717.4+243
41 hours - 48 hours2,14111.49.52,25812.610.9-117
49 hours or more3,30017.617.33,43219.119.6-132
Not stated2451.31.72241.22.0+21
Total Persons18,792100.0100.017,955100.0100.0+837

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 City of Vincent's resident workers 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, 33.2% of the resident workers in All industries worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 65.5% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 36.5% and 61.8% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (All industries) of the City of Vincent and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (10.1% compared to 11.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 25 hours - 34 hours (9.4% compared to 10.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 40 hours (20.1% compared to 17.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 41 hours - 48 hours (11.4% compared to 9.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of the resident workers (All industries) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Vincent increased by 238 people (2.0%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (All industries) in the City of Vincent between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+279 persons)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+249 persons)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+244 persons)
  • 40 hours (+243 persons)

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