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Benalla Rural City

Local workers - Key statistics

In Benalla Rural City 52.2% of the local workers are males and 47.8% 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 Benalla Rural City 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
Benalla Rural City20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)5,076100.0100.05,289100.0100.0-213
Males2,65052.253.22,83453.653.6-184
Females2,42647.846.82,45546.446.4-29
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years65712.914.773413.916.1-77
25 - 54 years2,96658.468.03,39564.273.8-429
55 - 64 years1,14922.614.191417.313.3+235
65 years and over3046.03.22464.72.5+58
Top three industries--------------
Manufacturing67413.310.888616.812.9-212
Health care and social assistance65412.911.757410.910.6+80
Retail trade62712.411.075114.211.7-124
Top three occupations--------------
Managers90617.813.494217.814.6-36
Professionals81816.122.780615.223.3+12
Technicians and trades workers72414.313.772813.814.4-4
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,04259.963.23,31262.668.6-270
Part time1,97538.935.31,91236.235.3+63
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree90617.829.181515.427.5+91
Advanced diploma or diploma4799.410.54478.59.9+32
Certificate level1,40327.620.61,29624.520.7+107
No qualifications2,24244.236.12,47046.742.5-228
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5991,78935.229.0--------
$600 -$12492,27744.941.5--------
$1250 or more91718.128.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3,47468.466.43,54767.170.4-73
Public Transport190.49.3140.38.8+5
Bicycle611.21.2981.91.3-37
Walked only2825.63.32945.63.9-12
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas4288.427.94418.325.1-13
Speaks a language other than English at home1492.921.51372.618.4+12
Arrived between 2006 and 2011491.06.0--------

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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