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Local workers - Key statistics - Health Care and Social Assistance

In the City of Brimbank 20.2% of the local workers are males and 79.7% 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 - Health Care and Social Assistance
City of Brimbank20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)7,759100.0100.06,026100.0100.0+1,733
Males1,57120.220.81,15419.220.4+417
Females6,18579.779.24,87080.879.6+1,315
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5236.77.85659.48.9-42
25 - 54 years5,78474.569.34,45173.970.3+1,333
55 - 64 years1,22515.818.688714.717.6+338
65 years and over2252.94.31222.03.2+103
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals3,37243.541.52,45240.742.5+920
Community and personal service workers2,58033.330.72,05134.028.5+529
Clerical and administrative workers87811.313.573612.214.3+142
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,89350.245.93,03150.345.8+862
Part time3,76248.553.12,88447.951.4+878
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,88450.148.12,56842.643.0+1,316
Advanced diploma or diploma1,18515.315.979713.214.0+388
Certificate level1,28916.617.71,10118.318.3+188
No qualifications1,15214.815.31,23320.519.5-81
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,10814.315.5--------
$500 -$1,7495,55171.569.4--------
$1,750 or more97612.613.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car5,90076.069.84,53575.368.9+1,365
Public Transport3394.47.93175.37.3+22
Bicycle390.51.1250.41.1+14
Walked only1081.42.91252.13.2-17
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3,89750.234.22,73445.430.5+1,163
Speaks a language other than English at home3,67747.426.42,47741.121.5+1,200
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20166308.15.7--------

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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