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Shire of Moora

Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

240 people or 19.1% of the Shire of Moora'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
Shire of Moora20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers1,257100.0100.01,229100.0100.0+28
Males70355.954.771157.954.9-8
Females55444.145.351842.145.1+36
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years15812.616.215612.718.0+2
25 - 54 years78962.866.281566.366.8-26
55 - 64 years22417.814.419415.812.9+30
65 years and over866.83.2645.22.3+22
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing35528.22.440933.33.3-54
Education and training1179.38.01119.07.7+6
Retail trade1108.810.11058.511.1+5
Top three occupations--------------
Managers32525.912.237030.1---45
Technicians and trades workers17313.816.718114.7---8
Labourers17113.69.716813.7--+3
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger77361.566.271958.567.2+54
Public transport161.39.260.57.1+10
Bicycle00.01.300.00.70
Walked only1199.53.313911.33.4-20
Hours worked--------------
Full time82365.563.784168.463.4-18
Part time35828.529.530524.829.5+53
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree17313.823.313511.019.6+38
Advanced diploma or diploma675.39.8544.49.0+13
Certificate level29823.724.023719.322.2+61
No qualifications65351.938.972258.743.6-69
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59941232.825.5--------
$600 to $1,24950640.336.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 23218.522.2--------
$2,000 or more 816.414.4--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English403.214.5272.211.1+13
Has broadband internet access at home86368.779.139031.750.0+473
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)45135.932.739131.832.3+60

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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