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Resident workers - Hours worked

42.1% of the resident workers in the City of Wyndham work 40 or more hours, compared to 42.4% in Victoria.

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

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Wyndham 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
City of Wyndham 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
None2,8702.93.32,8293.73.9+41
1 hour - 15 hours9,6219.812.07,0259.111.4+2,596
16 hours - 24 hours9,1489.310.56,2628.19.7+2,886
25 hours - 34 hours10,02110.211.26,9549.010.1+3,067
35 hours - 39 hours23,12523.518.716,54921.417.6+6,576
40 hours22,10522.519.517,41922.519.5+4,686
41 hours - 48 hours8,3658.59.27,87710.210.2+488
49 hours or more10,98711.213.710,55913.715.2+428
Not stated2,1812.21.91,7912.32.2+390

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, Victoria : 3.3% 1 hour - 15 hours, Victoria : 12.0% 16 hours - 24 hours, Victoria : 10.5% 25 hours - 34 hours, Victoria : 11.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, Victoria : 18.7% 40 hours, Victoria : 19.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, Victoria : 9.2% 49 hours or more, Victoria : 13.7% Not stated, Victoria : 1.9% None, City of Wyndham - All industries: 2.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: 9.8% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: 9.3% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: 10.2% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: 23.5% 40 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: 22.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: 8.5% 49 hours or more, City of Wyndham - All industries: 11.2% Not stated, City of Wyndham - All industries: 2.2%
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, City of Wyndham - All industries: +41 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: +2,596 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: +2,886 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: +3,067 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: +6,576 40 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: +4,686 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Wyndham - All industries: +488 49 hours or more, City of Wyndham - All industries: +428 Not stated, City of Wyndham - All industries: +390
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 City of Wyndham's resident workers in 2016 compared to Victoria 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, 32.2% of the resident workers worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 65.6% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 37.0% and 61.1% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers of the City of Wyndham and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 35 hours - 39 hours (23.5% compared to 18.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers worked 40 hours (22.5% compared to 19.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 49 hours or more (11.2% compared to 13.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers worked 1 hour - 15 hours (9.8% compared to 12.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Wyndham increased by 12,178 people (23.2%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers in the City of Wyndham between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+6,576 people)
  • 40 hours (+4,686 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+3,067 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+2,886 people)

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