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City of Greater Bendigo

Resident workers - Key statistics

286 people or 20.8% of the City of Greater Bendigo's resident workers (Administrative and Support 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)1,372100.0100.01,209100.0100.0+163
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1289.310.315913.212.2-31
25 - 54 years87964.169.079665.869.6+83
55 - 64 years29821.715.921017.414.8+88
65 years and over735.34.8342.83.4+39
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers24117.615.922318.416.9+18
Technicians and trades workers13710.09.51159.510.1+22
Hours worked--------------
Full time58842.950.554945.454.4+39
Part time77356.348.264453.344.0+129
Bachelor or higher degree14910.924.91139.321.5+36
Advanced diploma or diploma13710.012.4998.211.5+38
Certificate level43431.620.234028.118.6+94
No qualifications60143.839.559849.543.9+3
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50043932.025.9--------
$500 -$1,74984861.862.8--------
$1,750 or more473.49.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport342.516.9524.316.7-18
Walked only362.62.4363.02.60
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1027.438.21018.434.3+1
Speaks a language other than English at home473.431.2201.726.4+27
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016141.010.9--------

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