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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

5,931 people or 21.4% of the City of Mandurah'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 Mandurah20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers27,723100.0100.021,082100.0100.0+6,641
Males15,06954.454.711,82256.154.9+3,247
Females12,65445.645.39,26043.945.1+3,394
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4,86717.616.23,97318.818.0+894
25 - 54 years17,47363.066.213,54364.266.8+3,930
55 - 64 years4,43516.014.43,03014.412.9+1,405
65 years and over9483.43.25362.52.3+412
Top three industries--------------
Construction3,80013.710.23,01014.39.1+790
Retail trade3,40012.310.12,96914.111.1+431
Manufacturing3,06311.08.22,66812.79.4+395
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers5,62820.316.74,53821.5--+1,090
Professionals3,68813.319.92,57912.2--+1,109
Clerical and administrative workers3,42112.314.42,54712.1--+874
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger18,47566.666.214,85470.567.2+3,621
Public transport2,0087.29.25382.67.1+1,470
Bicycle2190.81.3100.00.7+209
Walked only5912.13.34302.03.4+161
Hours worked--------------
Full time16,43359.363.712,54359.563.4+3,890
Part time9,15833.029.56,85332.529.5+2,305
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,47312.523.32,11110.019.6+1,362
Advanced diploma or diploma2,4588.99.81,6267.79.0+832
Certificate level8,32930.024.05,70827.122.2+2,621
No qualifications12,16443.938.910,33249.043.6+1,832
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5998,26129.825.5--------
$600 to $1,2499,39233.936.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 5,93821.422.2--------
$2,000 or more 3,70413.414.4--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English1,4915.414.56693.211.1+822
Has broadband internet access at home21,38977.279.110,33749.050.0+11,052
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)9,57034.532.77,25334.432.3+2,317

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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