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Local workers - Key statistics

In the City of Wodonga 55.8% of the local workers are males and 44.2% of the local workers are female.

The workforce is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live.  Workforce statistics reveal how the characteristics of the workforce in the City of Wodonga vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector workforce requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Wodonga20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)16,118100.0100.016,051100.0100.0+67
Males8,99955.853.29,22457.553.6-225
Females7,11944.246.86,82742.546.4+292
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,70816.814.72,98818.616.1-280
25 - 54 years10,69866.468.011,02468.773.8-326
55 - 64 years2,32114.414.11,78711.113.3+534
65 years and over3912.43.22521.62.5+139
Top three industries--------------
Manufacturing2,64816.410.82,89618.012.9-248
Health care and social assistance2,24213.911.71,77711.110.6+465
Public administration and safety2,16513.45.51,95012.15.2+215
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals3,14619.522.72,92418.223.3+222
Technicians and trades workers2,61316.213.72,78917.414.4-176
Clerical and administrative workers2,14313.314.62,13313.316.3+10
Hours worked--------------
Full time10,68666.363.210,79467.268.6-108
Part time5,25532.635.34,97931.035.3+276
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,12519.429.12,71416.927.5+411
Advanced diploma or diploma1,64110.210.51,4098.89.9+232
Certificate level4,83230.020.64,43227.620.7+400
No qualifications6,33139.336.16,72641.942.5-395
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5994,13125.629.0--------
$600 -$12498,00149.641.5--------
$1250 or more3,82323.728.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car12,51377.666.412,28976.670.4+224
Public Transport1350.89.31280.88.8+7
Bicycle1651.01.22361.51.3-71
Walked only7174.43.37154.53.9+2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,5309.527.91,4889.325.1+42
Speaks a language other than English at home6193.821.54823.018.4+137
Arrived between 2006 and 20112661.76.0--------

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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