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Local workers - Key statistics

In the Town of East Fremantle 44.5% of the local workers are males and 55.2% 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 East Fremantle 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 East Fremantle 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 East Fremantle subscribe to the FULL version of

Local workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Town of East Fremantle2016
NameNumber%Western Australia %
Local workers------
Total local workers (Census)1,793100.0100.0
Age structure------
15 - 24 years30817.214.0
25 - 54 years1,08860.766.9
55 - 64 years30016.714.9
65 years and over1025.74.1
Top three industries------
Accommodation and food services31616.86.1
Health care and social assistance26113.811.1
Public administration and safety20711.05.9
Top three occupations------
Community and personal service workers36520.410.5
Hours worked------
Full time91451.061.9
Part time85347.636.3
Bachelor or higher degree65836.727.4
Advanced diploma or diploma23413.110.8
Certificate level32918.325.4
No qualifications51828.933.6
Individual Income------
Less than $50042323.616.8
$500 -$1,7491,02557.256.9
$1,750 or more33218.524.9
Method of Travel to Work------
Public Transport563.19.4
Walked only673.72.8
Other Characteristics------
Born overseas60533.738.6
Speaks a language other than English at home29416.418.3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161065.98.2

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