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Town of Claremont

Resident workers - Key statistics

3,118 people or 70.5% of the Town of Claremont's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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
Town of Claremont20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)4,421100.0100.04,291100.0100.0+130
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years61613.914.173917.216.2-123
25 - 54 years2,61759.266.82,45557.266.2+162
55 - 64 years74216.814.977118.014.4-29
65 years and over44010.04.23297.73.2+111
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance69615.711.769516.210.4+1
Professional, scientific and technical services65314.86.462914.77.2+24
Education and training60013.68.754612.78.0+54
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers45010.213.048911.414.4-39
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,55957.961.82,44056.963.7+119
Part time1,79940.736.51,79841.934.2+1
Bachelor or higher degree2,73061.827.52,41456.323.3+316
Advanced diploma or diploma3888.810.84069.59.8-18
Certificate level3357.625.13337.824.0+2
No qualifications86819.633.71,00923.538.9-141
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50071716.216.9--------
$500 -$1,7491,77740.257.2--------
$1,750 or more1,86042.124.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport59813.59.259914.09.4-1
Walked only2205.02.81984.63.3+22
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,56835.538.81,53635.835.7+32
Speaks a language other than English at home56112.718.448311.314.5+78
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20163517.98.2--------

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