Alpine Shire

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Alpine Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

1,787 people or 32.5% of Alpine Shire'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.

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Data source

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

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Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Alpine Shire20162011change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)5,491100.0100.05,345100.0100.0+146
Age structure
15 - 24 years65611.913.964112.014.9+15
25 - 54 years3,13657.167.33,28661.567.8-150
55 - 64 years1,27723.314.71,11320.814.0+164
65 years and over4197.64.23055.73.2+114
Top three industries
Accommodation and food services75613.76.672913.66.1+27
Health care and social assistance62411.312.556910.611.6+55
Retail trade5279.610.259711.210.8-70
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers86115.713.186616.213.9-5
Hours worked
Full time3,00354.761.13,00656.262.6-3
Part time2,35943.037.02,21441.435.2+145
Bachelor or higher degree1,13320.633.388816.628.6+245
Advanced diploma or diploma65411.911.55119.610.4+143
Certificate level1,57528.720.91,56729.320.6+8
No qualifications1,93935.331.52,13640.036.4-197
Individual Income
Less than $5001,36824.918.7--------
$500 -$1,7493,52764.261.9--------
$1,750 or more4999.117.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport681.212.4450.811.0+23
Walked only3736.83.24308.03.3-57
Other Characteristics
Born overseas68812.530.867012.528.0+18
Speaks a language other than English at home3917.125.33927.321.8-1
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016751.46.1--------

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