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City of Mandurah

Local workers - Key statistics

In the City of Mandurah 38.6% of the local workers are males and 61.4% 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 the City of Mandurah 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
City of Mandurah20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)16,882100.0100.015,032100.0100.0+1,850
Males6,51838.654.96,22441.454.6+294
Females10,36461.445.18,80858.645.4+1,556
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,33419.716.03,24221.617.4+92
25 - 54 years10,25160.766.49,42562.767.3+826
55 - 64 years2,71016.114.52,02713.513.1+683
65 years and over5873.53.13382.22.2+249
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade3,30519.610.13,30922.011.3-4
Health care and social assistance2,62515.510.42,00813.410.3+617
Education and training1,88211.18.11,4289.57.9+454
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals2,74516.320.12,23714.919.1+508
Sales workers2,73616.28.62,65417.79.5+82
Community and personal service workers2,57115.29.41,83512.28.8+736
Hours worked--------------
Full time8,25148.964.47,86752.364.4+384
Part time8,43049.934.26,92046.033.7+1,510
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,58615.323.41,85612.320.2+730
Advanced diploma or diploma1,6259.69.91,2598.49.2+366
Certificate level4,30325.524.23,47423.122.3+829
No qualifications8,02047.538.77,56250.343.2+458
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5996,92341.025.1--------
$600 -$12496,41938.036.3--------
$1250 or more3,36119.937.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car12,38173.366.211,11673.967.6+1,265
Public Transport3592.19.51140.87.2+245
Bicycle1250.71.11120.71.0+13
Walked only3392.03.32962.03.4+43
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas4,94229.335.53,68224.531.4+1,260
Speaks a language other than English at home9825.814.35143.410.8+468
Arrived between 2006 and 20111,3898.29.1--------

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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