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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,733 people or 49.3% of the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) 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)3,515100.0100.03,433100.0100.0+82
Males1,81951.764.31,77351.665.5+46
Females1,69848.335.71,66548.534.3+33
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2477.09.53078.99.9-60
25 - 54 years2,52171.772.42,50773.075.1+14
55 - 64 years61717.615.353615.613.2+81
65 years and over1333.82.8912.71.9+42
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers1,12732.10.41,04030.30.2+87
Clerical and administrative workers99828.418.21,01429.518.3-16
Professionals64018.28.357216.78.0+68
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,39068.076.32,31867.576.2+72
Part time1,10631.523.31,03730.222.0+69
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,19934.121.41,05130.615.7+148
Advanced diploma or diploma53415.210.443412.69.1+100
Certificate level66118.818.663918.616.0+22
No qualifications1,02529.246.91,18034.454.2-155
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003098.810.8--------
$500 -$1,7492,63374.977.8--------
$1,750 or more53315.210.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,25964.387.02,22064.784.2+39
Public Transport76321.75.367219.65.7+91
Bicycle190.50.4120.30.3+7
Walked only300.90.3280.80.3+2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,40039.853.31,37840.151.4+22
Speaks a language other than English at home1,54243.957.31,48443.253.4+58
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161293.78.0--------

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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