City of Albany

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the City of Albany 47.1% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 52.9% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the City of Albany vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

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Local workers key statistics - All industries
City of Albany20212016change
Namenumber%. Western Australianumber%. Western Australia2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)16,248100.0100.014,821100.0100.0+1,427
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,41514.914.32,13214.414.0+283
25 - 54 years9,28957.264.98,77759.266.9+512
55 - 64 years3,31420.415.82,97020.014.9+344
65 years and over1,2257.55.19366.34.1+289
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance3,01618.613.62,18114.711.7+835
Retail trade2,01512.48.71,96013.29.5+55
Education and training1,67310.38.71,63311.08.7+40
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers2,43815.011.82,07114.010.5+367
Technicians and trades workers2,26714.015.42,09314.116.4+174
Hours worked
Full time8,63453.160.28,13154.961.9+503
Part time7,32945.138.26,44243.536.3+887
Bachelor or higher degree3,56021.931.12,84319.227.4+717
Advanced diploma or diploma1,86411.510.91,73011.710.8+134
Certificate level5,06531.225.34,45630.125.4+609
No qualifications5,36533.030.15,32435.933.6+41
Individual Income
Less than $5002,61316.113.5--00--
$500 -$1,99911,48670.762.3--00--
$2,000 or more1,99512.323.3--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport460.37.4540.49.4-8
Walked only3642.22.24192.82.8-55
Other Characteristics
Born overseas3,39120.939.43,13821.238.6+253
Speaks a language other than English at home1,1837.319.99866.718.3+197
Arrived between 2016 and August 20212971.84.9--00--

City of Albany

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