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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,050 people or 51.5% of the City of Boroondara's resident workers (Other 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)2,040100.0100.02,021100.0100.0+19
Males87843.054.393546.355.7-57
Females1,16257.045.61,08953.944.3+73
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years32415.914.233316.516.5-9
25 - 54 years1,23360.466.81,26862.766.2-35
55 - 64 years33316.314.531415.513.7+19
65 years and over1447.14.51075.33.6+37
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers45622.443.850424.945.9-48
Community and personal service workers44421.815.239319.412.8+51
Professionals36017.69.135317.59.4+7
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,11954.961.11,19559.163.7-76
Part time90544.437.880139.634.5+104
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree80239.317.472035.615.0+82
Advanced diploma or diploma24812.212.625712.710.6-9
Certificate level50024.541.845822.742.2+42
No qualifications45722.425.550525.028.7-48
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50051525.224.2--------
$500 -$1,7491,17657.666.5--------
$1,750 or more31015.27.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,20158.971.11,22960.870.7-28
Public Transport30214.87.828314.07.0+19
Bicycle241.21.0211.01.0+3
Walked only1145.63.41055.23.4+9
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas65131.929.159829.625.9+53
Speaks a language other than English at home53026.024.544321.921.0+87
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161427.05.5--------

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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