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Benalla Rural City

Local workers - Key statistics

In Benalla Rural City 51.2% of the local workers are males and 48.7% 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 Benalla Rural City 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 2016 – by place of work

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
Benalla Rural City2016
NameNumber%Victoria %
Local workers------
Total local workers (Census)5,074100.0100.0
Males2,60051.252.6
Females2,47248.747.4
Age structure------
15 - 24 years65712.913.9
25 - 54 years2,77354.767.3
55 - 64 years1,19923.614.6
65 years and over4478.84.2
Top three industries------
Health care and social assistance70913.423.9
Health care and social assistance70913.423.9
Agriculture, forestry and fishing52810.02.1
Top three occupations------
Managers87817.313.5
Professionals77615.323.2
Technicians and trades workers70413.913.1
Hours worked------
Full time2,88556.961.0
Part time2,07740.937.0
Qualifications------
Bachelor or higher degree91118.033.3
Advanced diploma or diploma59811.811.5
Certificate level1,50629.720.8
No qualifications1,85036.531.6
Individual Income------
Less than $5001,18223.318.7
$500 -$1,7493,28364.762.0
$1,750 or more4989.817.5
Method of Travel to Work------
Car3,58170.665.9
Public Transport200.412.4
Bicycle470.91.2
Walked only2384.73.2
Other Characteristics------
Born overseas4418.730.8
Speaks a language other than English at home2164.325.3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016531.06.1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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