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Resident workers - Key statistics

2,651 people or 70.2% of the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Professional, Scientific and Technical 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%Wholesale Trade %Number%Wholesale Trade %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,779100.0100.03,703100.0100.0+76
Males2,06054.564.31,98753.765.5+73
Females1,71945.535.71,71746.434.3+2
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years38010.19.547012.79.9-90
25 - 54 years2,95778.272.42,82476.375.1+133
55 - 64 years3459.115.33449.313.2+1
65 years and over1022.72.8671.81.9+35
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals1,86849.48.31,77447.98.0+94
Clerical and administrative workers87523.218.295025.718.3-75
Technicians and trades workers43811.67.443311.77.4+5
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,72772.276.32,71473.376.2+13
Part time1,02227.023.394625.522.0+76
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,10255.621.41,90851.515.7+194
Advanced diploma or diploma54914.510.452714.29.1+22
Certificate level3248.618.63459.316.0-21
No qualifications71118.846.979721.554.2-86
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50045111.910.8--------
$500 -$1,7492,57668.277.8--------
$1,750 or more71618.910.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,91550.787.02,00154.084.2-86
Public Transport1,24532.95.31,04628.25.7+199
Bicycle150.40.430.10.3+12
Walked only371.00.3320.90.3+5
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,80147.753.31,71746.451.4+84
Speaks a language other than English at home2,10755.857.31,95352.753.4+154
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162596.98.0--------

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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