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City of Greater Bendigo

Resident workers - Key statistics

753 people or 17.9% of the City of Greater Bendigo's resident workers (Manufacturing) 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.

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

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Greater Bendigo20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)4,210100.0100.04,645100.0100.0-435
Males2,99771.271.33,44274.172.7-445
Females1,21528.928.71,19925.827.3+16
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years71417.09.477216.69.7-58
25 - 54 years2,67563.569.83,13167.472.3-456
55 - 64 years70616.817.263713.715.3+69
65 years and over1202.93.61012.22.7+19
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers1,32131.418.91,25727.118.1+64
Technicians and trades workers92421.922.31,18225.423.7-258
Managers52912.616.858412.614.8-55
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,21176.378.83,58477.279.4-373
Part time94722.520.396220.718.8-15
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree44510.620.83357.216.4+110
Advanced diploma or diploma3087.39.72415.28.2+67
Certificate level1,47535.028.11,67636.127.7-201
No qualifications1,87444.538.92,20947.643.6-335
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50049211.79.7--------
$500 -$1,7493,24377.069.9--------
$1,750 or more3999.519.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3,56884.883.33,85282.982.5-284
Public Transport451.14.2711.54.0-26
Bicycle541.30.9641.41.0-10
Walked only621.51.6901.91.6-28
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas57413.637.34219.135.8+153
Speaks a language other than English at home3718.830.62144.628.4+157
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161343.25.9--------

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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