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Local workers - Key statistics - Public Administration and Safety

In the City of Boroondara 50.5% of the local workers are males and 49.5% are female.

The local workers are made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the City of Boroondara vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the local workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Please note – The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. To provide this detail, City of Boroondara in 2011 had to be constructed from a best fit of Work Destination Zones (DZNs). While it may not be an exact match to the LGA or region boundary, it is considered close enough to allow some comparison. Users should treat this time series data with caution, however, and not compare directly with 2011 data from any other source.

Local workers key statistics - Public Administration and Safety
City of Boroondara20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,811100.0100.01,452100.0100.0+359
Males91550.550.970148.350.5+214
Females89749.549.175351.949.5+144
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years824.55.9886.16.8-6
25 - 54 years1,25269.172.71,01870.174.5+234
55 - 64 years35119.417.626218.016.0+89
65 years and over1246.83.9845.82.6+40
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals46825.822.634523.822.3+123
Community and personal service workers42823.628.440628.026.6+22
Clerical and administrative workers38521.323.431421.625.4+71
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,23568.270.489761.869.8+338
Part time57631.828.852536.228.4+51
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree83946.340.156739.036.6+272
Advanced diploma or diploma30917.116.524116.614.8+68
Certificate level27115.018.822115.217.7+50
No qualifications36720.322.436725.327.70
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001317.26.4--------
$500 -$1,7491,18765.566.9--------
$1,750 or more48326.725.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,27170.260.41,03671.359.7+235
Public Transport1709.419.61288.818.7+42
Bicycle201.11.9312.12.0-11
Walked only633.53.9372.54.4+26
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas48726.922.636625.221.5+121
Speaks a language other than English at home41122.716.626718.414.8+144
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016321.82.0--------

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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