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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,190 people or 61.4% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) 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)1,938100.0100.01,861100.0100.0+77
Males1,35269.876.71,28969.376.5+63
Females58630.223.356930.623.5+17
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1477.66.61337.17.0+14
25 - 54 years1,33568.969.91,32571.271.3+10
55 - 64 years36518.818.732717.618.0+38
65 years and over894.64.8814.43.7+8
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals45523.57.640021.57.0+55
Managers43022.211.139421.210.2+36
Clerical and administrative workers37819.521.138920.923.0-11
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,42373.472.21,31270.572.5+111
Part time51326.526.353528.725.3-22
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree95949.518.779842.914.2+161
Advanced diploma or diploma23111.911.225413.69.2-23
Certificate level1889.722.41849.921.1+4
No qualifications53027.344.656730.550.4-37
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001708.810.6--------
$500 -$1,74994848.970.1--------
$1,750 or more79541.017.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,15759.772.01,10959.669.9+48
Public Transport38019.67.729615.96.7+84
Bicycle452.30.8191.00.7+26
Walked only532.71.7733.92.0-20
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas75338.936.769737.531.5+56
Speaks a language other than English at home63933.031.756730.525.8+72
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161196.15.3--------

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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