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City of Boroondara

Resident workers - Key statistics

209 people or 66.6% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) 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 Boroondara20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)314100.0100.0259100.0100.0+55
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3210.28.6259.77.5+7
25 - 54 years16552.552.712146.753.2+44
55 - 64 years4815.320.95220.122.0-4
65 years and over6219.717.75822.417.4+4
Top three occupations--------------
Hours worked--------------
Full time17555.767.112749.067.4+48
Part time12640.131.013050.230.2-4
Bachelor or higher degree18157.612.613853.39.8+43
Advanced diploma or diploma288.99.73112.08.5-3
Certificate level227.024.5249.321.0-2
No qualifications7323.249.06023.255.8+13
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5005918.826.1--------
$500 -$1,74914546.261.7--------
$1,750 or more11235.79.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport3410.81.3166.20.9+18
Walked only144.57.972.78.8+7
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas7523.916.45722.013.6+18
Speaks a language other than English at home5517.511.93112.08.9+24
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016154.84.0--------

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