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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

1,473 people or 24.4% of Benalla Rural City's local labour force have a tertiary qualification .

The local labour force includes all employed people who are resident in the local area regardless of where they work. In other words, it is the people who live locally and therefore have the potential to work locally and is an important resource for the local economy. Their characteristics inform us about the skills that are available locally, even if they are not currently employed in the local economy.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Benalla Rural City20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers6,032100.0100.05,927100.0100.0+105
Males3,23253.653.43,18453.753.9+48
Females2,80046.446.62,74346.346.1+57
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years85314.114.986414.616.0-11
25 - 54 years3,47057.567.83,75363.369.1-283
55 - 64 years1,32922.014.01,02517.312.5+304
65 years and over3806.33.22854.82.5+95
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance77512.811.666011.110.4+115
Manufacturing70011.610.787614.812.6-176
Retail trade67211.110.877713.111.6-105
Top three occupations--------------
Managers99816.513.299316.8--+5
Technicians and trades workers91815.213.988815.0--+30
Professionals90315.022.385114.4--+52
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger4,12668.467.73,98267.268.1+144
Public transport320.59.3220.47.7+10
Bicycle00.00.600.00.50
Walked only3115.23.33255.53.8-14
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,49057.962.63,62261.163.6-132
Part time2,07334.431.31,89031.930.0+183
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree91615.228.680313.525.5+113
Advanced diploma or diploma5579.210.44868.29.4+71
Certificate level1,72128.520.61,51025.520.1+211
No qualifications2,58042.836.42,79347.141.9-213
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5992,23737.129.3--------
$600 to $1,2492,65744.041.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 79513.218.5--------
$2,000 or more 2063.49.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English1552.621.81432.418.7+12
Has broadband internet access at home4,50874.782.11,83330.952.4+2,675
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)1,86430.932.52,00133.831.9-137

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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