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City of Greater Bendigo

Resident workers - Key statistics

219 people or 35.3% of the City of Greater Bendigo's resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) 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)620100.0100.0651100.0100.0-31
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years274.45.7619.49.0-34
25 - 54 years47176.076.248674.775.3-15
55 - 64 years10817.415.510115.513.7+7
65 years and over111.82.650.81.9+6
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers16126.019.818628.621.1-25
Technicians and trades workers14323.116.912218.718.2+21
Hours worked--------------
Full time48277.782.849576.082.4-13
Part time12920.816.414021.516.4-11
Bachelor or higher degree13722.133.111818.128.5+19
Advanced diploma or diploma8213.210.97110.910.5+11
Certificate level22836.827.023636.327.0-8
No qualifications16326.326.820130.930.9-38
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500182.93.7--------
$500 -$1,74937059.756.6--------
$1,750 or more22336.038.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport142.321.1111.716.6+3
Walked only91.51.8132.02.0-4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas518.227.3477.224.5+4
Speaks a language other than English at home162.619.9264.016.9-10
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201661.04.4--------

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