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City of Boroondara

Resident workers - Key statistics

2,410 people or 65.2% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Manufacturing) 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)3,699100.0100.04,511100.0100.0-812
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years37710.29.44169.29.7-39
25 - 54 years2,49067.369.83,17470.472.3-684
55 - 64 years61616.717.270415.615.3-88
65 years and over2195.93.62255.02.7-6
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers41511.222.353411.823.7-119
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,80675.978.83,41075.679.4-604
Part time87223.620.31,04623.218.8-174
Bachelor or higher degree2,05055.420.82,21349.116.4-163
Advanced diploma or diploma3609.79.749110.98.2-131
Certificate level39910.828.156312.527.7-164
No qualifications82222.238.91,11924.843.6-297
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50040410.99.7--------
$500 -$1,7491,60143.369.9--------
$1,750 or more1,63644.219.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport40611.04.23628.04.0+44
Walked only611.61.6721.61.6-11
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,26434.237.31,56934.835.8-305
Speaks a language other than English at home1,05128.430.61,20926.828.4-158
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162396.55.9--------

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