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Local workers - Key statistics

In the Town of Claremont 38.1% of the local workers are males and 61.9% of the local workers are female.

The workforce is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live.  Workforce statistics reveal how the characteristics of the workforce in the Town of Claremont vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector workforce requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by place of work

Please note – The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. The Town of Claremont currently subscribe to the “LITE” version of, which does not feature this extended dataset. In order to directly compare worker numbers between 2011 and 2016, it is recommended that the Town of Claremont subscribe to the FULL version of

Local workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Town of Claremont2016
NameNumber%Western Australia %
Local workers------
Total local workers (Census)6,684100.0100.0
Age structure------
15 - 24 years1,39720.914.0
25 - 54 years3,91458.666.9
55 - 64 years96314.414.9
65 years and over4036.04.1
Top three industries------
Education and training1,42021.28.7
Retail trade1,32619.89.5
Health care and social assistance1,25218.711.7
Top three occupations------
Sales workers1,10916.68.8
Community and personal service workers92913.910.5
Hours worked------
Full time3,23448.461.9
Part time3,35650.236.3
Bachelor or higher degree2,81142.127.4
Advanced diploma or diploma77311.610.8
Certificate level92813.925.4
No qualifications2,00830.033.6
Individual Income------
Less than $5001,64224.616.8
$500 -$1,7493,66654.856.9
$1,750 or more1,26719.024.9
Method of Travel to Work------
Public Transport5918.89.4
Walked only2193.32.8
Other Characteristics------
Born overseas2,57338.538.6
Speaks a language other than English at home1,26418.918.3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20166579.88.2

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