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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,555 people or 26.0% of the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Accommodation and Food 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 Brimbank20162011Change
NameNumber%Health Care and Social Assistance %Number%Health Care and Social Assistance %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)5,981100.0100.05,035100.0100.0+946
Males2,99550.120.32,41347.919.0+582
Females2,98950.079.72,62752.280.9+362
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,52642.29.51,98139.310.9+545
25 - 54 years2,92348.972.12,62652.272.8+297
55 - 64 years4647.815.43877.714.3+77
65 years and over711.23.1370.72.0+34
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers1,68428.25.91,45929.06.6+225
Community and personal service workers1,18119.739.91,08521.537.7+96
Technicians and trades workers1,03517.33.986717.24.9+168
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,09235.048.21,81636.150.3+276
Part time3,75662.850.03,03460.347.6+722
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree82813.839.851810.333.4+310
Advanced diploma or diploma72712.216.858311.613.8+144
Certificate level89214.920.173014.520.9+162
No qualifications3,38656.619.52,93858.425.2+448
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003,15452.718.4--------
$500 -$1,7492,64244.273.7--------
$1,750 or more751.36.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3,51258.770.22,87257.070.6+640
Public Transport1,47424.612.11,16523.111.5+309
Bicycle160.30.270.10.2+9
Walked only1141.91.41312.61.7-17
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3,46257.959.82,80555.755.2+657
Speaks a language other than English at home4,14969.463.33,23864.356.4+911
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,05717.710.1--------

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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