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Resident workers - Key statistics

2,358 people or 28.0% of the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Retail Trade) 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 Brimbank20162011Change
NameNumber%Wholesale Trade %Number%Wholesale Trade %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)8,419100.0100.08,440100.0100.0-21
Males3,79545.164.33,70243.965.5+93
Females4,62254.935.74,73356.134.3-111
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,57730.69.52,85133.89.9-274
25 - 54 years4,82457.372.44,76956.575.1+55
55 - 64 years85410.115.37318.713.2+123
65 years and over1662.02.8891.11.9+77
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers4,53753.914.74,64155.013.6-104
Managers1,03712.313.81,14113.513.5-104
Labourers6587.812.05877.011.8+71
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,75644.676.33,77344.776.2-17
Part time4,52753.823.34,43852.622.0+89
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,51518.021.41,06812.715.7+447
Advanced diploma or diploma84310.010.47008.39.1+143
Certificate level1,21814.518.61,09112.916.0+127
No qualifications4,60054.646.95,19461.554.2-594
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003,22838.310.8--------
$500 -$1,7494,75056.477.8--------
$1,750 or more3053.610.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car6,18973.587.05,91270.084.2+277
Public Transport88810.55.37989.55.7+90
Bicycle200.20.4160.20.3+4
Walked only1101.30.31401.70.3-30
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3,56142.353.33,28538.951.4+276
Speaks a language other than English at home4,78256.857.34,36351.753.4+419
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20165856.98.0--------

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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