City of Casey

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

48,488 people or 35.2% 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
City of Casey20162011change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)137,914100.0100.0119,534100.0100.0+18,380
Age structure
15 - 24 years20,78915.113.918,63415.614.9+2,155
25 - 54 years95,74669.467.384,54270.767.8+11,204
55 - 64 years17,93113.014.714,14111.814.0+3,790
65 years and over3,4422.54.22,2111.83.2+1,231
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance16,83312.212.512,08910.111.6+4,744
Retail trade15,61611.310.214,06311.810.8+1,553
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers22,51316.313.120,50717.213.9+2,006
Clerical and administrative workers20,13714.613.319,24416.114.4+893
Hours worked
Full time87,64863.661.178,36965.662.6+9,279
Part time47,29534.337.038,09631.935.2+9,199
Bachelor or higher degree30,52822.133.320,26717.028.6+10,261
Advanced diploma or diploma17,96013.011.512,65110.610.4+5,309
Certificate level34,59825.120.929,69924.820.6+4,899
No qualifications50,65736.731.551,19542.836.4-538
Individual Income
Less than $50024,89518.118.7--------
$500 -$1,74994,88868.861.9--------
$1,750 or more15,52811.317.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport10,8637.912.48,6187.211.0+2,245
Walked only1,0350.83.29770.83.3+58
Other Characteristics
Born overseas62,02045.030.848,18240.328.0+13,838
Speaks a language other than English at home49,80336.125.334,57428.921.8+15,229
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20168,1805.96.1--------

City of Casey

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