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Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the City of Albany 47.4% of the local workers are males and 52.6% are female.

The local workers are made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the City of Albany vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the local workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Local workers key statistics - All industries
City of Albany20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)12,647100.0100.012,238100.0100.0+409
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,87914.916.01,97016.117.4-91
25 - 54 years7,89762.466.48,15966.767.3-262
55 - 64 years2,34118.514.51,78414.613.1+557
65 years and over5304.23.13252.72.2+205
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade1,88514.810.01,91815.511.1-33
Health care and social assistance1,87014.710.31,60913.010.2+261
Education and training1,32310.48.01,1589.47.8+165
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,77314.016.91,71614.016.3+57
Hours worked--------------
Full time7,20156.964.47,16458.564.4+37
Part time5,30642.034.24,83939.533.7+467
Bachelor or higher degree2,22417.623.41,82714.920.2+397
Advanced diploma or diploma1,38010.99.91,2079.99.2+173
Certificate level3,43027.124.22,97924.322.3+451
No qualifications5,37842.538.75,56945.543.2-191
Individual Income--------------
$600 -$12495,23041.436.3--------
$1250 or more2,97323.537.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport510.49.5390.37.2+12
Walked only3793.03.33913.23.4-12
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2,61320.735.52,37719.431.4+236
Speaks a language other than English at home6535.214.34313.510.8+222
Arrived between 2006 and 20114133.39.1--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.