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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,152 people or 32.4% of the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Administrative and Support 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%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services %Number%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,555100.0100.03,086100.0100.0+469
Males1,80650.854.51,52349.453.7+283
Females1,75649.445.51,55650.446.4+200
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years43612.310.143514.112.7+1
25 - 54 years2,42668.278.22,09367.876.3+333
55 - 64 years57016.09.149316.09.3+77
65 years and over1163.32.7571.81.8+59
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers1,76949.82.51,37744.61.7+392
Clerical and administrative workers45912.923.253817.425.7-79
Professionals3269.249.42989.747.9+28
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,73548.872.21,61652.473.3+119
Part time1,77549.927.01,39445.225.5+381
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree74320.955.651416.751.5+229
Advanced diploma or diploma40911.514.533710.914.2+72
Certificate level58716.58.651916.89.3+68
No qualifications1,69247.618.81,52749.521.5+165
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50095526.911.9--------
$500 -$1,7492,37766.968.2--------
$1,750 or more1634.618.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,33065.550.72,05166.554.0+279
Public Transport79222.332.964020.728.2+152
Bicycle70.20.460.20.1+1
Walked only250.71.0270.90.9-2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2,25163.347.71,84259.746.4+409
Speaks a language other than English at home2,34666.055.81,91562.152.7+431
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201660917.16.9--------

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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