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City of Casey

Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

32,919 people or 27.5% of the City of Casey's local resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include 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
City of Casey20112006Change
NameNumber%Greater Melbourne %Number%Greater Melbourne %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers119,526100.0100.0100,672100.0100.0+18,854
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years18,63715.614.817,11817.016.0+1,519
25 - 54 years84,53770.769.372,29171.869.9+12,246
55 - 64 years14,13011.813.19,9479.911.9+4,183
65 years and over2,2221.92.91,3161.32.2+906
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade14,05511.810.612,90612.811.3+1,149
Health care and social assistance12,08710.111.18,3448.310.0+3,743
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers20,50717.213.417,72217.613.6+2,785
Clerical and administrative workers19,24016.115.316,45016.315.9+2,790
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger91,20476.367.075,85575.367.6+15,349
Public transport8,5537.211.55,7915.89.6+2,762
Walked only9790.82.91,0301.03.0-51
Hours worked--------------
Full time78,35765.663.666,84066.464.4+11,517
Part time33,96228.430.527,37327.229.3+6,589
Bachelor or higher degree20,26717.032.012,60412.528.2+7,663
Advanced diploma or diploma12,65210.610.88,4848.49.8+4,168
Certificate level29,69324.818.524,39024.218.5+5,303
No qualifications51,19342.834.748,72448.440.1+2,469
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59934,18528.627.5--------
$600 to $1,24957,41448.040.8--------
$1,250 to $1,999 19,56716.419.5--------
$2,000 or more 5,6774.710.3--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English34,58128.927.223,31923.223.6+11,262
Has broadband internet access at home99,97783.683.854,02953.757.0+45,948
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)42,58835.631.535,68535.430.8+6,903

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