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Local workers - Key statistics

In the City of Belmont 64.2% of the local workers are males and 35.8% of the local workers are female.

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

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the 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

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Belmont20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)33,638100.0100.027,946100.0100.0+5,692
Males21,60564.254.918,29465.554.6+3,311
Females12,03335.845.19,65234.545.4+2,381
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4,86014.416.04,36315.617.4+497
25 - 54 years23,33069.466.419,49569.867.3+3,835
55 - 64 years4,65513.814.53,66713.113.1+988
65 years and over7932.43.14211.52.2+372
Top three industries--------------
Transport, postal and warehousing6,54519.54.65,80020.84.2+745
Manufacturing4,05112.08.33,95114.19.5+100
Wholesale trade3,34710.03.63,14311.24.1+204
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers6,08918.114.55,28718.914.9+802
Technicians and trades workers5,35515.916.94,60816.516.3+747
Machinery operators and drivers4,63113.87.74,20515.07.1+426
Hours worked--------------
Full time24,59173.164.420,61973.864.4+3,972
Part time8,66025.734.26,82324.433.7+1,837
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree6,16518.323.43,41012.220.2+2,755
Advanced diploma or diploma3,49610.49.92,3498.49.2+1,147
Certificate level8,59825.624.27,17725.722.3+1,421
No qualifications14,73543.838.713,57348.643.2+1,162
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5995,70116.925.1--------
$600 -$124914,65043.636.3--------
$1250 or more13,01338.737.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car27,09080.566.222,56980.867.6+4,521
Public Transport9772.99.56602.47.2+317
Bicycle2540.81.11690.61.0+85
Walked only3461.03.32580.93.4+88
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas13,54840.335.59,78635.031.4+3,762
Speaks a language other than English at home5,91017.614.33,32411.910.8+2,586
Arrived between 2006 and 20113,81311.39.1--------

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

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