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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,330 people or 62.6% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) 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)2,123100.0100.01,709100.0100.0+414
Males1,22957.949.71,01359.350.6+216
Females89041.950.369540.749.4+195
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years22110.410.820912.213.9+12
25 - 54 years1,42267.070.21,10964.967.7+313
55 - 64 years30614.413.326415.413.8+42
65 years and over1728.15.71217.14.6+51
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers89142.041.571641.941.3+175
Professionals40118.912.131318.310.5+88
Managers35216.613.927015.813.1+82
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,46669.171.81,18469.370.1+282
Part time63129.727.449328.828.7+138
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,04249.130.065738.423.0+385
Advanced diploma or diploma28813.614.227416.013.3+14
Certificate level25812.223.324714.523.3+11
No qualifications48122.729.246026.935.8+21
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50023311.011.3--------
$500 -$1,7491,04549.264.3--------
$1,750 or more82038.623.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,39865.972.11,18069.072.9+218
Public Transport27713.010.71689.87.8+109
Bicycle241.10.6191.10.6+5
Walked only442.12.3402.32.6+4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas72834.328.440223.523.4+326
Speaks a language other than English at home66231.224.432519.018.4+337
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161044.94.6--------

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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