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Tourism and hospitality workforce

In 2011, there were 2,497 people who make up the tourism and hospitality workforce in the City of Casey, of this 33.0% worked full-time and 61.8% worked part-time.

Tourism and hospitality are key industries in many parts of Australia, but it has not been well represented in economic profiles in the past due to the difficulty in defining it.

The tourism and hospitality industries are defined by the ABS not as regular industries but as a set of occupation categories working across a number of industries.

This page presents some key statistics for tourism and hospitality workers in the City of Casey with comparisons to benchmark areas. Tourism and hospitality data should be viewed in conjunction with the Industry sector analysis page for the accomodation sector, which has modelled estimates of the size of the industry on an annual basis. The Employment locations page will show where accommodation activity is taking place and the Local workers section will reveal the characteristics of accommodation workers.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work
Tourism and hospitality workforce
City of Casey20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %% of total industry in City of CaseyNumber%Victoria %% of total industry in City of Casey2006 to 2011
Tourism workforce------------------
Total workers2,497100.0100.05.22,080100.0100.04.9+417
Males99739.945.64.481239.044.84.0+185
Females1,50060.154.45.91,26861.055.25.7+232
Age structure------------------
15 to 24 years99139.731.111.182739.831.49.4+164
25 to 44 years83033.240.23.972334.839.93.8+107
45 to 54 Years43117.316.24.034816.717.33.8+83
55 to 64 Years2088.310.43.41607.79.93.5+48
65 years and over371.52.13.1221.11.63.0+15
Hours worked------------------
Part time1,54361.850.28.31,23759.547.87.7+306
Full time82433.044.03.074235.746.33.1+82
Qualifications------------------
Bachelor or higher degree1917.614.41.91175.611.81.6+74
Advanced diploma or diploma2198.811.74.41336.48.83.7+86
Certificate level48019.219.04.238718.618.44.3+93
No qualifications1,50160.150.97.51,33264.055.76.6+169
Ethnicity------------------
Australian-born1,57363.062.84.81,42668.667.64.7+147
Born overseas89335.836.06.162229.930.35.5+271
Birthplace not stated261.01.24.3341.62.13.6-8
Speaks a language other than English70628.331.37.143420.925.46.4+272
Individual income------------------
Nil to $5991,69267.856.39.5----------
$600 to $1,49968627.537.92.9----------
$1500 to $1,999492.02.31.3----------
$2,000 or more 311.22.01.4----------
Method of travel to work------------------
Car driver &/or passenger1,64265.853.94.51,27661.353.44.1+366
Public transport1375.511.112.5743.68.99.0+63
Other90.40.64.840.20.52.8+5
Walked933.76.812.6683.36.88.4+25

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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