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Resident workers (Local) - Field of qualification

There are more local labour force qualified in Engineering and Related Technologies in the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly than in any other field.

Field of qualification presents the primary field of study for the highest qualification the person has received. While this is likely to have some relationship to their current occupation, this is not necessarily the case.

The presence of specific qualifications among the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly's local labour force, which are not used by local industry, may indicate an opportunity for a new industry to move into the area and access a ready labour force.

The field of study relates to a number of factors, such as:

  • The age of the population;
  • The types of industries and occupations located in the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly or within commuting distance, and their qualification requirements;
  • The availability of educational institutions with those curricula nearby;
  • The socio-economic status of the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly, and;
  • The mobility of the population to move where particular skills are required.

Field of qualifications should be looked at in conjunction with Qualification and Occupation statistics for a clearer picture of the skills available in the resident worker population.

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

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Local resident workers field of qualification
Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly 20112006Change
Field of qualification
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2006 to 2011
Natural and Physical Sciences100.72.360.42.1+4
Information Technology50.31.630.21.5+2
Engineering and Related Technologies1339.113.8996.412.7+34
Architecture and Building312.14.1301.93.6+1
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies916.21.5915.91.50
Health714.86.3895.85.6-18
Education865.95.2936.05.0-7
Management and Commerce986.711.4775.010.0+21
Society and Culture573.96.2442.85.4+13
Creative Arts00.01.960.41.7-6
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services392.73.4291.93.1+10
Mixed Field Programmes00.00.130.20.1-3
Not stated or inadequately described281.93.2553.64.0-27
No qualification81855.838.992059.543.6-102

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

Local resident workers field of qualifications, 2011
Local resident workers field of qualifications, 2011 Natural and Physical Sciences, Western Australia: 2.3% Information Technology, Western Australia: 1.6% Engineering and Related Technologies, Western Australia: 13.8% Architecture and Building, Western Australia: 4.1% Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, Western Australia: 1.5% Health, Western Australia: 6.3% Education, Western Australia: 5.2% Management and Commerce, Western Australia: 11.4% Society and Culture, Western Australia: 6.2% Creative Arts, Western Australia: 1.9% Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, Western Australia: 3.4% Mixed Field Programmes, Western Australia: 0.1% Not stated or inadequately described, Western Australia: 3.2% No qualification, Western Australia: 38.9% Natural and Physical Sciences, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 0.7% Information Technology, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 0.3% Engineering and Related Technologies, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 9.1% Architecture and Building, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 2.1% Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 6.2% Health, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 4.8% Education, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 5.9% Management and Commerce, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 6.7% Society and Culture, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 3.9% Creative Arts, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 0.0% Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 2.7% Mixed Field Programmes, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 0.0% Not stated or inadequately described, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 1.9% No qualification, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 55.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local resident workers field of qualifications, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers field of qualifications, 2006 to 2011 Natural and Physical Sciences, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: +4 Information Technology, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: +2 Engineering and Related Technologies, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: +34 Architecture and Building, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: +1 Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: 0 Health, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: -18 Education, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: -7 Management and Commerce, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: +21 Society and Culture, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: +13 Creative Arts, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: -6 Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: +10 Mixed Field Programmes, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: -3 Not stated or inadequately described, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: -27 No qualification, Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly: -102
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the field of qualifications in the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly shows that the three largest fields the local labour force was qualified in were:

  • Engineering and Related Technologies (133 people or 9.1%)
  • Management and Commerce (98 people or 6.7%)
  • Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies (91 people or 6.2%)

In combination these three fields accounted for 322 people in total or 21.9% of the local labour force.

In comparison, Western Australia employed 13.8% in Engineering and Related Technologies; 11.4% in Management and Commerce; and 1.5% in Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies.

The major differences between the field of qualifications held by the local labour force of the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force qualified in Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies (6.2% compared to 1.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force qualified in Engineering and Related Technologies (9.1% compared to 13.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force qualified in Management and Commerce (6.7% compared to 11.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force qualified in Society and Culture (3.9% compared to 6.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of local labour force in the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly decreased by 78 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major changes in field of qualifications held by the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in the Beverley - Brookton - Pingelly.

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