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City of Greater Bendigo

Resident workers - Key statistics

203 people or 29.4% of the City of Greater Bendigo's resident workers (Arts and Recreation 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)690100.0100.0599100.0100.0+91
Males35150.953.632353.952.7+28
Females33748.846.427746.247.3+60
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years18426.725.915926.524.8+25
25 - 54 years36152.359.832454.161.8+37
55 - 64 years10314.910.28414.010.1+19
65 years and over527.54.1386.33.3+14
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers19428.129.416026.728.6+34
Managers11116.116.58313.914.4+28
Technicians and trades workers9313.58.88914.99.6+4
Hours worked--------------
Full time29342.547.628747.950.1+6
Part time39156.751.230651.148.4+85
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree13419.432.510016.728.3+34
Advanced diploma or diploma6910.012.2437.211.5+26
Certificate level18927.416.714724.517.2+42
No qualifications28040.636.328347.239.8-3
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50028240.932.6--------
$500 -$1,74935351.254.4--------
$1,750 or more487.011.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car44364.255.838464.156.9+59
Public Transport294.213.181.311.1+21
Bicycle30.42.1111.82.1-8
Walked only223.24.3264.33.9-4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas497.121.2396.520.3+10
Speaks a language other than English at home131.915.081.313.6+5
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201650.73.9--------

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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