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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

29,505 people or 35.5% of the City of Joondalup'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 Joondalup20112006Change
NameNumber%Greater Perth %Number%Greater Perth %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers83,015100.0100.081,374100.0100.0+1,641
Males44,11653.154.043,51953.554.3+597
Females38,89946.946.037,85546.545.7+1,044
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years15,04118.116.916,26720.018.7-1,226
25 - 54 years51,47562.066.052,43764.466.4-962
55 - 64 years14,16017.114.111,45014.112.9+2,710
65 years and over2,3392.83.01,2201.52.1+1,119
Top three industries--------------
Construction9,99712.010.08,87810.99.1+1,119
Health care and social assistance9,30611.210.98,76810.810.6+538
Retail trade9,02310.910.49,80712.111.4-784
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals18,18121.921.716,13219.820.3+2,049
Clerical and administrative workers13,95316.815.314,24317.515.6-290
Technicians and trades workers13,80516.616.113,92517.116.1-120
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger55,46766.866.955,41768.168.3+50
Public transport9,30111.210.58,10110.08.4+1,200
Bicycle1,9602.41.61,7062.10.9+254
Walked only1,2771.52.31,0541.32.2+223
Hours worked--------------
Full time50,32760.663.250,36161.963.2-34
Part time27,65233.330.325,76631.730.0+1,886
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree19,81823.925.815,81919.421.7+3,999
Advanced diploma or diploma9,68711.710.38,66510.69.6+1,022
Certificate level19,85223.922.518,82223.121.4+1,030
No qualifications30,65336.937.533,64441.341.9-2,991
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59921,93826.425.1--------
$600 to $1,24928,73034.637.0--------
$1,250 to $1,999 19,01722.922.4--------
$2,000 or more 12,23914.714.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English7,9899.616.56,6358.212.7+1,354
Has broadband internet access at home71,48286.182.050,42862.053.5+21,054
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)28,08833.832.426,83933.031.8+1,249

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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