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Gannawarra Shire

Local workers - Key statistics

In Gannawarra Shire 52.4% of the local workers are males and 47.6% 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 Gannawarra Shire 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
Gannawarra Shire20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,690100.0100.04,316100.0100.0-626
Males1,93352.453.22,34254.353.6-409
Females1,75747.646.81,97445.746.4-217
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years39310.714.751111.816.1-118
25 - 54 years2,20059.668.02,79164.773.8-591
55 - 64 years79521.514.174817.313.3+47
65 years and over3028.23.22666.22.5+36
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing94725.72.21,32130.62.8-374
Health care and social assistance43411.811.74139.610.6+21
Retail trade43111.711.050911.811.7-78
Top three occupations--------------
Managers1,09829.813.41,42633.014.6-328
Professionals49213.322.753312.323.3-41
Technicians and trades workers44112.013.745110.414.4-10
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,26661.463.22,80064.968.6-534
Part time1,36336.935.31,40632.635.3-43
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree46312.529.148611.327.5-23
Advanced diploma or diploma2767.510.52716.39.9+5
Certificate level98426.720.61,08625.220.7-102
No qualifications1,93752.536.12,26152.442.5-324
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5991,63044.229.0--------
$600 -$12491,51140.941.5--------
$1250 or more48513.128.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,28461.966.42,35254.570.4-68
Public Transport60.29.3220.58.8-16
Bicycle401.11.2400.91.30
Walked only3138.53.344610.33.9-133
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1343.627.91874.325.1-53
Speaks a language other than English at home521.421.5641.518.4-12
Arrived between 2006 and 2011250.76.0--------

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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