Shire of Serpentine JarrahdaleEconomic profile
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Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

1,758 people or 19.9% of the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale'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 Serpentine Jarrahdale20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers8,820100.0100.06,364100.0100.0+2,456
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,56617.816.21,00615.818.0+560
25 - 54 years5,73865.166.24,25866.966.8+1,480
55 - 64 years1,27314.414.493814.712.9+335
65 years and over2432.83.21622.52.3+81
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade8769.910.16069.511.1+270
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,90621.616.71,39321.9--+513
Clerical and administrative workers1,38815.714.496915.2--+419
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger6,04568.566.24,22566.467.2+1,820
Public transport4304.99.22193.47.1+211
Walked only1972.23.31542.43.4+43
Hours worked--------------
Full time5,56163.063.74,03863.563.4+1,523
Part time2,62729.829.51,84729.029.5+780
Bachelor or higher degree98911.223.36119.619.6+378
Advanced diploma or diploma7698.79.84867.69.0+283
Certificate level2,72430.924.01,79528.222.2+929
No qualifications3,98745.238.93,10248.743.6+885
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5992,39127.125.5--------
$600 to $1,2493,25336.936.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 1,98222.522.2--------
$2,000 or more 99311.314.4--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English3794.314.52273.611.1+152
Has broadband internet access at home6,93978.779.12,29436.050.0+4,645
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)3,30537.532.72,25235.432.3+1,053

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