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Local workers - Key statistics - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

In the City of Brimbank 58.0% of the local workers are males and 42.1% are female.

The local workers are made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the City of Brimbank vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the local workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Please note – The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. To provide this detail, City of Brimbank in 2011 had to be constructed from a best fit of Work Destination Zones (DZNs). While it may not be an exact match to the LGA or region boundary, it is considered close enough to allow some comparison. Users should treat this time series data with caution, however, and not compare directly with 2011 data from any other source.

Local workers key statistics - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
City of Brimbank20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,869100.0100.01,362100.0100.0+507
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1689.07.41249.18.7+44
25 - 54 years1,37673.675.899973.375.0+377
55 - 64 years25713.812.119314.212.6+64
65 years and over733.94.7533.93.7+20
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers43023.017.938128.020.5+49
Technicians and trades workers30116.18.519014.08.2+111
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,25767.371.388565.070.7+372
Part time59131.628.046133.827.5+130
Bachelor or higher degree80743.262.955240.558.5+255
Advanced diploma or diploma28815.411.320415.011.8+84
Certificate level27014.48.318613.78.4+84
No qualifications45424.315.638027.918.9+74
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50027614.810.0--------
$500 -$1,7491,29469.255.4--------
$1,750 or more27714.833.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport894.827.5574.224.3+32
Walked only261.44.3201.54.2+6
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas78341.935.955841.032.5+225
Speaks a language other than English at home79142.326.956141.222.6+230
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161035.58.3--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions).