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City of Bayswater

Employment status

31,669 people living in City of Bayswater in 2016 were employed, of which 62% worked full-time and 36% part-time.

City of Bayswater's employment statistics are an important indicator of socio-economic status. The levels of full or part-time employment, unemployment and labour force participation indicate the strength of the local economy and social characteristics of the population. Employment status is linked to a number of factors including Age Structure, which influences the number of people in the workforce; the economic base and employment opportunities available in the area and; the education and skill base of the population (Occupations, Industries, Qualifications).

Derived from the Census question:

'Last week did the person have a full time or part time job of any kind?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Employment status
City of Bayswater - Persons (Enumerated)20162011Change
Employment statusNumber%EMRC area %Number%EMRC area %2011 to 2016
Employed
31,66992.191.931,23095.395.4+439
Employed full-time
19,79157.557.420,17361.561.2-382
Employed part-time
11,33132.932.910,43031.832.1+901
Hours worked not stated
5471.61.66271.92.1-80
map this data in atlas.idUnemployed (Unemployment rate)2,7317.98.11,5524.74.6+1,179
Looking for full-time work
1,6244.75.09442.92.8+680
Looking for part-time work
1,1073.23.16081.91.8+499

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

Labour force status
City of Bayswater - Persons aged 15+ (Enumerated)20162011Change
Labour force statusNumber%EMRC area %Number%EMRC area %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal labour force (Participation rate)34,40064.663.932,78264.864.9+1,618
Not in the labour force
15,44329.029.815,04629.829.7+397
Labour force status not stated
3,4326.46.42,7455.45.4+687

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

Employment status, 2016
Employment status, 2016 Employed, EMRC area: 91.9% Employed full-time, EMRC area: 57.4% Employed part-time, EMRC area: 32.9% Hours worked not stated, EMRC area: 1.6% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), EMRC area: 8.1% Looking for full-time work, EMRC area: 5.0% Looking for part-time work, EMRC area: 3.1% Employed, City of Bayswater: 92.1% Employed full-time, City of Bayswater: 57.5% Employed part-time, City of Bayswater: 32.9% Hours worked not stated, City of Bayswater: 1.6% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), City of Bayswater: 7.9% Looking for full-time work, City of Bayswater: 4.7% Looking for part-time work, City of Bayswater: 3.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in employment status, 2011 to 2016
Change in employment status, 2011 to 2016 Employed, City of Bayswater: +439 Employed full-time, City of Bayswater: -382 Employed part-time, City of Bayswater: +901 Hours worked not stated, City of Bayswater: -80 Unemployed (Unemployment rate), City of Bayswater: +1,179 Looking for full-time work, City of Bayswater: +680 Looking for part-time work, City of Bayswater: +499
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

The size of City of Bayswater's labour force in 2016 was 34,400, of which 11,331 were employed part-time and 19,791 were full time workers.

Analysis of the employment status (as a percentage of the labour force) in City of Bayswater in 2016 compared to EMRC area shows that there was a similar proportion in employment, as well as a similar proportion unemployed. Overall, 92.1% of the labour force was employed (59.4% of the population aged 15+), and 7.9% unemployed (5.1% of the population aged 15+), compared with 91.9% and 8.1% respectively for EMRC area.

The labour force participation rate refers to the proportion of the population aged 15 years and over that was employed or actively looking for work. "The labour force is a fundamental input to domestic production. Its size and composition are therefore crucial factors in economic growth. From the viewpoint of social development, earnings from paid work are a major influence on levels of economic well-being." (Australian Social Trends 1995).

Analysis of the labour force participation rate of the population in City of Bayswater in 2016 shows that there was a higher proportion in the labour force (64.6%) compared with EMRC area (63.9%).

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people employed in City of Bayswater showed an increase of 439, and the number unemployed showed an increase of 1,179. In the same period, the number of people in the labour force showed an increase of 1,618 or 4.9%.

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