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City of Greater Bendigo

Resident workers - Key statistics

3,198 people or 73.6% of the City of Greater Bendigo's resident workers (Education and Training) 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)4,345100.0100.03,999100.0100.0+346
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3568.28.53599.08.1-3
25 - 54 years2,98668.769.02,73168.370.3+255
55 - 64 years84519.418.481820.518.7+27
65 years and over1653.84.1912.32.9+74
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers76117.515.657814.513.5+183
Clerical and administrative workers3758.69.741210.310.3-37
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,30853.154.82,25156.356.2+57
Part time2,00746.244.41,69642.442.8+311
Bachelor or higher degree2,72062.666.22,34058.563.3+380
Advanced diploma or diploma47811.010.446811.711.2+10
Certificate level49911.59.148512.18.7+14
No qualifications56713.012.763215.814.5-65
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50066715.417.1--------
$500 -$1,7492,89966.762.5--------
$1,750 or more72516.719.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport671.510.4651.68.7+2
Walked only1142.63.51503.83.6-36
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3417.824.83047.622.7+37
Speaks a language other than English at home1383.218.4962.415.3+42
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016330.84.2--------

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