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Cardinia Shire

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Cardinia Shire 48.2% of the local workers are males and 51.8% 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 Cardinia Shire 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
Cardinia Shire20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)16,265100.0100.013,857100.0100.0+2,408
Males7,84548.253.26,92049.953.6+925
Females8,42051.846.86,93750.146.4+1,483
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,92818.014.72,39717.316.1+531
25 - 54 years10,30063.368.09,03365.273.8+1,267
55 - 64 years2,34514.414.11,91113.813.3+434
65 years and over6924.33.25163.72.5+176
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade2,06712.610.91,68612.011.6+381
Construction1,96011.98.11,52910.97.3+431
Education and training1,79710.98.11,3729.87.8+425
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers2,55415.713.72,09615.114.4+458
Professionals2,46015.122.71,91313.823.3+547
Managers2,28014.013.42,26616.414.6+14
Hours worked--------------
Full time9,18956.563.27,93957.368.6+1,250
Part time6,84642.135.35,61340.535.3+1,233
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,70116.629.12,01414.527.5+687
Advanced diploma or diploma1,5859.710.51,0927.99.9+493
Certificate level4,27726.320.63,24923.420.7+1,028
No qualifications7,52846.336.16,74248.742.5+786
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5996,41139.429.0--------
$600 -$12496,70041.241.5--------
$1250 or more2,89417.828.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car11,52670.966.49,07765.570.4+2,449
Public Transport2401.59.31781.38.8+62
Bicycle380.21.2510.41.3-13
Walked only5153.23.35303.83.9-15
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2,91017.927.92,36517.125.1+545
Speaks a language other than English at home1,3348.221.59426.818.4+392
Arrived between 2006 and 20114262.66.0--------

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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