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City of Monash

Workforce - Key statistics - All industries

In the City of Monash 53.3% of the workforce are males and 46.7% 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 Monash 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 industries
City of Monash20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Total workforce (Census)89,719100.0100.088,310100.0100.0+1,409
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years10,28211.514.711,27612.816.1-994
25 - 54 years63,61270.968.063,25371.673.8+359
55 - 64 years13,01314.514.111,70813.313.3+1,305
65 years and over2,8123.13.22,0732.32.5+739
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance11,90713.111.69,43410.610.5+2,473
Education and training11,20412.38.19,94211.17.8+1,262
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers15,18316.914.615,40817.416.3-225
Hours worked--------------
Full time60,55467.563.260,71968.868.6-165
Part time28,21431.435.326,20329.735.3+2,011
Bachelor or higher degree33,17937.029.127,40431.027.5+5,775
Advanced diploma or diploma10,77312.010.59,35810.69.9+1,415
Certificate level15,39917.220.615,39917.420.70
No qualifications29,35832.736.132,00336.242.5-2,645
Individual Income--------------
$600 -$124936,75741.041.5--------
$1250 or more31,68935.328.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport4,1704.69.33,5464.08.8+624
Walked only1,5711.83.31,6481.93.9-77
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas34,84538.827.931,16135.325.1+3,684
Speaks a language other than English at home27,20430.321.523,16926.218.4+4,035
Arrived between 2006 and 20117,1087.96.0--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.