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Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

4,587 people or 28.7% of the City of Albany's resident workers (All industries) 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers key statistics - All industries
City of Albany20162011change
Namenumber%. % Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Servicesnumber%. % Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)15,987100.0100.015,026100.0100.0+961
Males8,23051.581.37,85152.281.6+379
Females7,75948.519.37,17447.717.4+585
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,31914.56.82,32915.54.5-10
25 - 54 years9,51759.565.99,44462.970.6+73
55 - 64 years3,14919.725.62,62217.420.9+527
65 years and over1,0066.32.86384.2--+368
Top three occupations
Professionals2,55816.011.92,34115.65.5+217
Technicians and trades workers2,55216.035.82,42216.135.3+130
Hours worked
Full time8,88255.680.18,55556.985.1+327
Part time6,82242.718.86,17241.114.9+650
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree2,81517.68.02,31215.49.0+503
Advanced diploma or diploma1,77211.18.51,4779.86.5+295
Certificate level4,98831.252.34,23628.240.8+752
No qualifications5,90036.927.36,37342.440.3-473
Individual Income
Less than $5003,27120.50--------
$500 -$1,74910,05262.957.4--------
$1,750 or more2,39715.040.3--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car12,05975.484.710,91272.686.1+1,147
Public Transport1561.001441.0--+12
Bicycle1240.82.31230.8--+1
Walked only4382.704443.0---6
Other Characteristics
Born overseas3,34820.916.53,07220.417.9+276
Speaks a language other than English at home1,1066.97.48445.67.5+262
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20164252.75.1--------

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