City of BoroondaraEconomic profile
Skip to content

City of Boroondara

Resident workers - Key statistics

1,405 people or 59.2% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Administrative and Support 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)2,375100.0100.02,517100.0100.0-142
Males1,19650.449.11,24249.350.4-46
Females1,17549.550.91,27750.749.6-102
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years31013.110.338315.212.2-73
25 - 54 years1,53364.569.01,69367.369.6-160
55 - 64 years35214.815.933313.214.8+19
65 years and over1787.54.81184.73.4+60
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals45819.312.154721.713.9-89
Labourers45519.236.447418.833.4-19
Managers45219.010.442917.09.5+23
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,26453.250.51,39355.354.4-129
Part time1,08345.648.21,11344.244.0-30
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,10746.624.91,10043.721.5+7
Advanced diploma or diploma29812.512.431312.411.5-15
Certificate level25410.720.22429.618.6+12
No qualifications66428.039.579631.643.9-132
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50053322.425.9--------
$500 -$1,7491,32055.662.8--------
$1,750 or more49020.69.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,11747.062.91,20147.763.0-84
Public Transport65327.516.970227.916.7-49
Bicycle361.50.8271.10.9+9
Walked only743.12.4692.72.6+5
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas88937.438.287234.634.3+17
Speaks a language other than English at home64227.031.265426.026.4-12
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201628912.210.9--------

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

v19.10.15-1.0.1