Cardinia Shire

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

1,180 people or 55.7% of Cardinia Shire's resident workers (Professional, Scientific and Technical 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers key statistics - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
Cardinia Shire20162011change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)2,119100.0100.01,650100.0100.0+469
Age structure
15 - 24 years1607.67.418511.28.7-25
25 - 54 years1,56573.975.91,18171.675.0+384
55 - 64 years29413.912.123013.912.6+64
65 years and over1024.84.7543.33.7+48
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers57527.117.849630.120.4+79
Technicians and trades workers32115.18.524715.08.2+74
Hours worked
Full time1,38065.171.41,08265.671.4+298
Part time72134.027.956134.027.8+160
Bachelor or higher degree79837.762.856033.958.5+238
Advanced diploma or diploma38218.011.328417.211.8+98
Certificate level39718.78.426816.28.3+129
No qualifications47822.615.548529.418.9-7
Individual Income
Less than $50031114.710.0--------
$500 -$1,7491,31662.155.3--------
$1,750 or more47222.333.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport32815.527.519912.124.3+129
Walked only261.24.3352.14.3-9
Other Characteristics
Born overseas55426.135.935921.832.6+195
Speaks a language other than English at home28313.426.91398.422.6+144
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016733.48.3--------

Cardinia Shire

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