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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

4,258 people or 25.2% of the City of Wodonga's local labour force 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 Wodonga20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers16,890100.0100.015,992100.0100.0+898
Males9,11754.053.48,75854.853.9+359
Females7,77346.046.67,23445.246.1+539
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,28819.514.93,30220.616.0-14
25 - 54 years10,83364.167.810,71567.069.1+118
55 - 64 years2,36414.014.01,70910.712.5+655
65 years and over4052.43.22661.72.5+139
Top three industries--------------
Manufacturing2,28413.510.72,38914.912.6-105
Public administration and safety2,22813.25.31,97612.45.1+252
Health care and social assistance2,15312.711.61,66710.410.4+486
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers2,86417.013.92,72717.1--+137
Professionals2,72416.122.32,45015.3--+274
Clerical and administrative workers2,29413.614.42,22013.9--+74
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger12,89376.367.711,95274.768.1+941
Public transport1300.89.31440.97.7-14
Bicycle00.00.600.00.50
Walked only7224.33.36984.43.8+24
Hours worked--------------
Full time10,70363.462.610,28764.363.6+416
Part time5,13430.431.34,69429.430.0+440
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,57315.228.62,17613.625.5+397
Advanced diploma or diploma1,68510.010.41,4008.89.4+285
Certificate level5,09330.220.64,36527.320.1+728
No qualifications6,90440.936.47,24345.341.9-339
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5995,02829.829.3--------
$600 to $1,2498,09847.941.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 2,83716.818.5--------
$2,000 or more 6694.09.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English6503.821.85023.118.7+148
Has broadband internet access at home13,16177.982.17,47846.852.4+5,683
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)6,16736.532.55,69435.631.9+473

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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