Cardinia ShireEconomic profile
Skip to content

Cardinia Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

13,417 people or 29.8% of Cardinia Shire's resident workers 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
Cardinia Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)44,950100.0100.036,256100.0100.0+8,694
Males23,99653.452.619,72154.453.4+4,275
Females20,95546.647.416,53345.646.6+4,422
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years6,84115.213.96,01016.614.9+831
25 - 54 years30,53467.967.324,52867.767.8+6,006
55 - 64 years5,99313.314.74,65812.814.0+1,335
65 years and over1,5813.54.21,0602.93.2+521
Top three industries--------------
Construction6,07813.58.34,92013.68.3+1,158
Health care and social assistance4,97111.112.53,4479.511.6+1,524
Retail trade4,93411.010.24,14411.410.8+790
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers8,19618.213.16,88019.013.9+1,316
Professionals6,53914.523.35,04313.922.3+1,496
Clerical and administrative workers6,31414.013.35,27114.514.4+1,043
Hours worked--------------
Full time28,02962.461.123,29164.262.6+4,738
Part time16,01035.637.012,20733.735.2+3,803
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree7,92717.633.35,19714.328.6+2,730
Advanced diploma or diploma5,49012.211.53,4969.610.4+1,994
Certificate level13,99631.120.910,66329.420.6+3,333
No qualifications16,28836.231.515,40842.536.4+880
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5008,27218.418.7--------
$500 -$1,74930,24367.361.9--------
$1,750 or more5,57412.417.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car33,71375.065.926,82274.066.0+6,891
Public Transport2,5325.612.41,8555.111.0+677
Bicycle780.21.2510.11.2+27
Walked only5821.33.26211.73.3-39
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas9,65321.530.86,57618.128.0+3,077
Speaks a language other than English at home5,03311.225.32,4446.721.8+2,589
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,1342.56.1--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

v18.09.10-1.0.0