Shire of MooraEconomic profile lite
Skip to content

Shire of Moora

Local workers - Qualifications - All industries

In the Shire of Moora, the have a lower proportion with tertiary qualifications compared to Western Australia.

Qualification levels help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of local workers in a particular industry.

The level of qualifications in a workforce relate to a number of factors including:

  • The age of the workforce;
  • The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry;
  • The professional or working ambitions of people (to seek education as youth or retraining as adults);
  • The opportunities afforded to people to continue studying beyond compulsory schooling.

Educational Qualification statistics should be looked at in conjunction with Field of qualification and Occupation data for a full education analysis for Shire of Moora.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Local workers qualifications
Shire of Moora - All industries20112006Change
Qualification levelNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Bachelor or Higher degree18716.123.415713.120.2+30
Advanced Diploma or Diploma736.39.9705.89.2+3
Certificate IV Level282.43.2221.82.2+6
Certificate III Level19116.517.917214.416.8+19
Certificate I and II Level211.81.370.61.2+14
Certificate Level, nfd342.91.9141.22.1+20
No qualification61052.638.769057.643.2-80
Inadequately described or not stated151.33.8655.45.1-50

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

Local workers qualification, 2011
Local workers qualification, 2011 Bachelor or Higher degree, Western Australia: 23.4% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Western Australia: 9.9% Certificate IV Level, Western Australia: 3.2% Certificate III Level, Western Australia: 17.9% Certificate I and II Level, Western Australia: 1.3% Certificate Level, nfd, Western Australia: 1.9% No qualification, Western Australia: 38.7% Bachelor or Higher degree, Shire of Moora: 16.1% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Shire of Moora: 6.3% Certificate IV Level, Shire of Moora: 2.4% Certificate III Level, Shire of Moora: 16.5% Certificate I and II Level, Shire of Moora: 1.8% Certificate Level, nfd, Shire of Moora: 2.9% No qualification, Shire of Moora: 52.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local workers qualification, 2006 to 2011
Change in local workers qualification, 2006 to 2011 Bachelor or Higher degree, Shire of Moora - All industries: +30 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Shire of Moora - All industries: +3 Certificate IV Level, Shire of Moora - All industries: +6 Certificate III Level, Shire of Moora - All industries: +19 Certificate I and II Level, Shire of Moora - All industries: +14 Certificate Level, nfd, Shire of Moora - All industries: +20 No qualification, Shire of Moora - All industries: -80
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the qualifications of the in the Shire of Moora in 2011 compared to Western Australia shows that there was a lower proportion holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), and a higher proportion with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 46.1% of the held educational qualifications, and 52.6% had no qualifications, compared with 57.5% and 38.7% respectively for Western Australia.

The major differences between the qualifications held by the in the Shire of Moora and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers with No qualifications (52.6% compared to 38.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with Bachelor or Higher degrees (16.1% compared to 23.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with Advanced Diploma or Diplomas (6.3% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with Certificate III Levels (16.5% compared to 17.9%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the qualifications held by the in the Shire of Moora between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • No qualifications (-80 local workers)
  • Bachelor or Higher degrees (+30 local workers)
  • Certificate Level, nfds (+20 local workers)
  • Certificate III Levels (+19 local workers)

To continue building your economic story go to...

v17.06.28-1.0.0