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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,030 people or 52.0% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Arts and Recreation 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)1,979100.0100.01,704100.0100.0+275
Males1,10055.653.691653.852.7+184
Females87744.346.478846.247.3+89
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years70435.625.957934.024.8+125
25 - 54 years1,00951.059.888752.161.8+122
55 - 64 years1638.210.218811.010.1-25
65 years and over985.04.1543.23.3+44
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers70735.729.456633.228.6+141
Professionals52826.722.245226.522.0+76
Managers35918.116.527416.114.4+85
Hours worked--------------
Full time87344.147.678446.050.1+89
Part time1,08654.951.289652.648.4+190
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree84642.732.566338.928.3+183
Advanced diploma or diploma1849.312.217510.311.5+9
Certificate level1668.416.71297.617.2+37
No qualifications75238.036.368940.439.8+63
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50074037.432.6--------
$500 -$1,74984242.554.4--------
$1,750 or more35818.111.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,05453.355.887951.656.9+175
Public Transport31315.813.126015.311.1+53
Bicycle351.82.1331.92.1+2
Walked only613.14.3442.63.9+17
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas36818.621.233119.420.3+37
Speaks a language other than English at home27613.915.024214.213.6+34
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016673.43.9--------

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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