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Nillumbik Shire

Characteristics of the unemployed (Local)

3.5% of the local labour force of Nillumbik Shire were unemployed in 2011, compared to 5.4% in Victoria.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in Nillumbik Shire go to the Unemployment page.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Characteristics of the unemployed (Local)
Nillumbik Shire20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons1,1993.55.41,0183.05.4+181
Males64153.552.454153.153.5+100
Females55846.547.647746.946.5+81
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years56246.935.746345.534.3+99
25 - 54 years50642.253.846445.655.6+42
55 - 64 years13110.99.4918.99.3+40
65 years and over00.01.100.00.80
Looking for--------------
Full-time work53144.357.150049.161.1+31
Part-time work66855.742.951850.938.9+150
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree23519.618.215715.413.9+78
Advanced diploma or diploma1028.57.6888.66.7+14
Certificate level20316.917.316516.215.6+38
No qualifications63152.652.354953.960.2+82
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 1265254.454.554653.646.6+106
Year 1114612.212.113813.613.6+8
Under Year 1015112.623.517016.730.1-19
Still attending23519.66.714113.95.6+94
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5991,00383.786.7--------
$600 to $1,249968.07.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 242.02.0--------
$2,000 or more 352.91.4--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home1139.433.010210.030.5+11
Has broadband internet access at home1,09191.075.961059.944.8+481
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)30225.227.129428.928.1+8

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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