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Shire of Moora

Local workers - Key statistics

In the Shire of Moora 51.9% of the local workers are males and 48.1% 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 Shire of Moora 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
Shire of Moora20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,158100.0100.01,200100.0100.0-42
Males60151.954.965054.254.6-49
Females55748.145.155045.845.4+7
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years14612.616.015212.717.4-6
25 - 54 years72562.666.478965.867.3-64
55 - 64 years21218.314.519416.213.1+18
65 years and over756.53.1655.42.2+10
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing32327.92.438031.73.3-57
Education and training12110.48.113411.27.9-13
Retail trade12010.410.11149.511.3+6
Top three occupations--------------
Managers32227.812.339833.212.8-76
Clerical and administrative workers14912.914.513211.014.9+17
Professionals14512.520.114011.719.1+5
Hours worked--------------
Full time76966.464.483069.264.4-61
Part time36531.534.233928.333.7+26
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree18716.123.415713.120.2+30
Advanced diploma or diploma736.39.9705.89.2+3
Certificate level27423.724.221517.922.3+59
No qualifications61052.738.769057.543.2-80
Individual Income--------------
$0-$59939233.925.1--------
$600 -$124948341.736.3--------
$1250 or more26522.937.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car72362.466.269157.667.6+32
Public Transport60.59.560.57.20
Bicycle90.81.1171.41.0-8
Walked only11710.13.314612.23.4-29
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas17214.935.514612.231.4+26
Speaks a language other than English at home342.914.3312.610.8+3
Arrived between 2006 and 2011453.99.1--------

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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