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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,664 people or 45.0% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Construction) 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)3,699100.0100.03,596100.0100.0+103
Males3,02581.888.02,94481.987.9+81
Females67318.212.065418.212.1+19
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years42411.514.648513.517.9-61
25 - 54 years2,58169.870.12,42467.468.2+157
55 - 64 years48713.212.553014.711.6-43
65 years and over2095.72.91564.32.3+53
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,29935.151.61,32436.853.4-25
Managers1,07629.112.393325.911.0+143
Professionals45712.43.841011.43.4+47
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,80375.878.32,74476.378.0+59
Part time85523.120.380622.419.9+49
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,29935.110.21,07629.98.1+223
Advanced diploma or diploma3659.97.138610.75.7-21
Certificate level1,19232.249.71,15432.147.3+38
No qualifications77621.030.686624.135.7-90
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003369.110.2--------
$500 -$1,7492,09356.669.5--------
$1,750 or more1,21632.918.4--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,85677.282.02,68874.780.6+168
Public Transport2747.43.92125.92.8+62
Bicycle340.90.4451.30.4-11
Walked only471.30.7371.00.8+10
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas95925.921.087724.419.6+82
Speaks a language other than English at home83222.517.968519.015.9+147
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161644.43.6--------

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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