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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,785 people or 65.5% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Wholesale Trade) 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)2,725100.0100.03,668100.0100.0-943
Males1,61459.264.32,24961.364.7-635
Females1,11741.035.71,42138.735.3-304
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2579.48.62998.29.2-42
25 - 54 years1,92470.672.12,60971.173.4-685
55 - 64 years39214.415.557815.814.3-186
65 years and over1545.73.91825.03.2-28
Top three occupations--------------
Managers1,06639.122.31,36637.221.5-300
Professionals65223.915.377521.113.5-123
Sales workers38614.217.355315.117.6-167
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,99973.477.22,73774.676.8-738
Part time70125.722.190124.621.9-200
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,47454.127.81,71646.822.2-242
Advanced diploma or diploma31111.410.742711.610.0-116
Certificate level2067.619.73038.318.3-97
No qualifications67924.939.51,10930.245.8-430
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50032311.99.7--------
$500 -$1,7491,24945.867.4--------
$1,750 or more1,12541.321.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,92570.680.12,64872.279.4-723
Public Transport2489.16.03078.45.4-59
Bicycle301.10.7431.20.7-13
Walked only612.21.4651.81.6-4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,04138.233.51,29935.430.9-258
Speaks a language other than English at home86431.727.397426.624.0-110
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162328.55.9--------

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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