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Local workers - Qualifications - All industries

In the City of Greater Bendigo, the have a [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Compare_Higher] proportion with tertiary qualifications compared to Victoria.

Qualification levels help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of local workers in a particular industry.

The level of qualifications in a workforce relate to a number of factors including:

  • The age of the workforce;
  • The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry;
  • The professional or working ambitions of people (to seek education as youth or retraining as adults);
  • The opportunities afforded to people to continue studying beyond compulsory schooling.

Educational Qualification statistics should be looked at in conjunction with Field of qualification and Occupation data for a full education analysis for City of Greater Bendigo.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by place of work

Please note: Currently only 2016 data are available for work destination. 2011 data are not comparable due to a change in methodology in 2016 which “imputed” a work destination to those workers who didn’t state their work destination. This means comparisons with earlier years should not be made. .id are currently sourcing data collected under the same methodology in 2011 which will be added to this page at a later date. For a detailed case study of this issue please visit our blog post.

Local workers qualification, 2016
Local workers qualification, 2016
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local workers qualification, 2011 to 2016
Change in local workers qualification, 2011 to 2016
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the qualifications of the in the City of Greater Bendigo in 2016 compared to Victoria shows that there was a [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Compare_Quals] proportion holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Compare_Join] [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Compare_NoQuals] proportion with no formal qualifications.

Overall, [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Sum_Quals].{0:0.0}% of the held educational qualifications, and [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Sum_NoQuals].{0:0.0}% had no qualifications, compared with [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Sum_BM_Quals].{0:0.0}% and [Econ_WP_Qualifications].[Sum_BM_NoQuals].{0:0.0}% respectively for Victoria.

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