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City of Wyndham

Characteristics of the unemployed (Local)

6.3% of the local labour force of the City of Wyndham 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 the City of Wyndham go to the Unemployment page.

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

Characteristics of the unemployed (Local)
City of Wyndham20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons5,1976.35.43,0845.45.4+2,113
Males2,45747.352.41,54850.253.5+909
Females2,74052.747.61,53649.846.5+1,204
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,70632.835.71,13336.734.3+573
25 - 54 years3,07359.153.81,70355.255.6+1,370
55 - 64 years3787.39.42267.39.3+152
65 years and over400.81.1220.70.8+18
Looking for--------------
Full-time work3,26962.957.11,94963.261.1+1,320
Part-time work1,92837.142.91,13536.838.9+793
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree88417.018.22628.513.9+622
Advanced diploma or diploma3917.57.61916.26.7+200
Certificate level90117.317.350016.215.6+401
No qualifications2,73552.652.31,92062.360.2+815
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 122,78953.754.51,21639.446.6+1,573
Year 1164712.412.147215.313.6+175
Under Year 101,26224.323.51,06434.530.1+198
Still attending3246.26.72407.85.6+84
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5994,48786.386.7--------
$600 to $1,2494027.77.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 1032.02.0--------
$2,000 or more 470.91.4--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home1,99638.433.082826.830.5+1,168
Has broadband internet access at home3,99276.875.91,49748.544.8+2,495
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)1,82035.027.11,05434.228.1+766

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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