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Local workers - Hours worked - All industries

43.4% of All industries local workers in Waverley Council area are employed part-time and 54.7% are employed full-time.

Hours Worked statistics shows the distribution of employment hours in Monash 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
Waverley Council area - All industries 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%. New South Wales%Number%. New South Wales%2011 - 2016
None6182.53.27123.43.7-94
1 hour - 15 hours3,32413.710.82,82613.610.5+498
16 hours - 24 hours3,64915.010.52,89113.99.8+758
25 hours - 34 hours2,98212.210.52,38511.59.9+597
35 hours - 39 hours3,81815.719.13,07014.818.3+748
40 hours4,40718.120.03,63217.519.6+775
41 hours - 48 hours1,9257.99.11,7788.610.1+147
49 hours or more3,16013.014.92,99714.416.6+163
Not stated4611.92.04602.21.5+1
Total Persons24,344100.0100.020,751100.0100.0+3,593

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 Waverley Council area in 2016 compared to New South Wales within Waverley Council area shows that there was a higher proportion who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion who worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 43.4% of the workforce worked part-time (34 hours or less) , and 54.7% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 34.9% and 63.1% respectively for New South Wales within City of Monash.

The major differences between the hours worked by the workforce in Waverley Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 1 hour - 15 hours (13.7% compared to 10.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who worked 16 hours - 24 hours (15.0% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 35 hours - 39 hours (15.7% compared to 19.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who worked 40 hours (18.1% compared to 20.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the hours worked by the All industries workforce in Waverley Council area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 40 hours (+775 local workers)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+758 local workers)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+748 local workers)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+597 local workers)

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