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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

35,515 people or 50.8% of the City of Moreland's local resident workers have a tertiary qualification .

The local labour force includes 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
City of Moreland20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers69,850100.0100.059,730100.0100.0+10,120
Males36,75152.653.431,54452.853.9+5,207
Females33,09947.446.628,18647.246.1+4,913
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years9,88814.214.99,32415.616.0+564
25 - 54 years52,32774.967.844,81475.069.1+7,513
55 - 64 years6,4269.214.04,7207.912.5+1,706
65 years and over1,2091.73.28721.52.5+337
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance8,00111.511.66,10710.210.4+1,894
Education and training7,08010.18.05,8459.87.7+1,235
Professional, scientific and technical services6,7859.77.85,0948.57.1+1,691
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals20,28729.022.315,59326.1--+4,694
Clerical and administrative workers10,70615.314.49,86816.5--+838
Technicians and trades workers8,56612.313.97,59012.7--+976
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger42,77361.267.738,47664.468.1+4,297
Public transport9,83314.19.36,57011.07.7+3,263
Bicycle5260.80.63100.50.5+216
Walked only1,7252.53.31,6402.73.8+85
Hours worked--------------
Full time44,07763.162.638,61964.763.6+5,458
Part time21,28830.531.317,21728.830.0+4,071
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree27,95540.028.620,24633.925.5+7,709
Advanced diploma or diploma7,56010.810.45,3909.09.4+2,170
Certificate level10,39414.920.69,36015.720.1+1,034
No qualifications21,41530.736.421,91336.741.9-498
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59919,24127.529.3--------
$600 to $1,24928,89041.441.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 14,74921.118.5--------
$2,000 or more 5,8208.39.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English23,66733.921.819,93533.418.7+3,732
Has broadband internet access at home57,73082.682.130,94151.852.4+26,789
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)18,86327.032.516,17927.131.9+2,684

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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