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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

10,319 people or 57.5% of the City of Vincent'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
City of Vincent20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers17,952100.0100.014,500100.0100.0+3,452
Males9,60753.554.77,75153.554.9+1,856
Females8,34546.545.36,74946.545.1+1,596
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,62014.616.22,24515.518.0+375
25 - 54 years13,20673.666.210,85774.966.8+2,349
55 - 64 years1,7369.714.41,1698.112.9+567
65 years and over3902.23.22291.62.3+161
Top three industries--------------
Professional, scientific and technical services2,70515.17.22,00313.86.3+702
Health care and social assistance1,93510.810.41,57310.810.2+362
Education and training1,5898.98.01,3589.47.7+231
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals6,59936.819.95,30636.6--+1,293
Managers2,52014.012.21,89513.1--+625
Clerical and administrative workers2,35313.114.41,87612.9--+477
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger9,85554.966.28,42858.167.2+1,427
Public transport2,67214.99.21,72011.97.1+952
Bicycle2871.61.31861.30.7+101
Walked only1,5668.73.31,1748.13.4+392
Hours worked--------------
Full time12,06567.263.79,82267.763.4+2,243
Part time4,92027.429.53,83326.429.5+1,087
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree8,40346.823.36,07441.919.6+2,329
Advanced diploma or diploma1,91610.79.81,49210.39.0+424
Certificate level2,47413.824.02,06614.222.2+408
No qualifications4,63225.838.94,27929.543.6+353
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5993,66420.425.5--------
$600 to $1,2495,87132.736.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 4,50725.122.2--------
$2,000 or more 3,74220.814.4--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English3,57319.914.52,35916.311.1+1,214
Has broadband internet access at home14,38480.179.17,94854.850.0+6,436
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)4,35824.332.73,63525.132.3+723

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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