City of Casey

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

74,786 people or 43.1% of the City of Casey's resident workers (All industries) 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 2016 and 2021 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
City of Casey20212016change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)173,556100.0100.0137,914100.0100.0+35,642
Age structure
15 - 24 years25,12414.513.820,78915.113.9+4,335
25 - 54 years120,74369.666.795,74669.467.3+24,997
55 - 64 years22,51413.014.717,93113.014.7+4,583
65 years and over5,1783.04.83,4422.54.2+1,736
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance25,77514.914.116,83312.212.5+8,942
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers27,30015.712.622,51316.313.1+4,787
Clerical and administrative workers23,05113.312.420,13714.613.3+2,914
Hours worked
Full time106,18761.259.287,64863.661.1+18,539
Part time63,88736.839.147,29534.337.0+16,592
Bachelor or higher degree50,78629.339.030,52822.133.3+20,258
Advanced diploma or diploma24,00013.811.517,96013.011.5+6,040
Certificate level39,04822.519.534,59825.120.9+4,450
No qualifications55,69332.127.850,65736.731.5+5,036
Individual Income
Less than $50022,06312.713.3--------
$500 -$1,999128,66374.166.1--------
$2,000 or more20,91912.119.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport5,7853.34.410,8637.912.4-5,078
Walked only9750.62.31,0350.83.2-60
Other Characteristics
Born overseas89,11951.333.962,02045.030.8+27,099
Speaks a language other than English at home74,60543.027.849,80336.125.3+24,802
Arrived between 2016 and August 202111,4286.66.6--------

City of Casey

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