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Resident workers - Key statistics

20,549 people or 32.4% of Frankston City'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
Frankston City20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)63,409100.0100.060,579100.0100.0+2,830
Males33,09952.252.632,41353.553.4+686
Females30,30747.847.428,16246.546.6+2,145
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years9,26714.613.99,75216.114.9-485
25 - 54 years41,92866.167.340,54166.967.8+1,387
55 - 64 years9,87115.614.78,62514.214.0+1,246
65 years and over2,3423.74.21,6592.73.2+683
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance8,49813.412.57,18911.911.6+1,309
Construction7,55811.98.37,01711.68.3+541
Retail trade7,38411.610.27,46812.310.8-84
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers10,91017.213.110,88618.013.9+24
Professionals10,39016.423.39,37415.522.3+1,016
Clerical and administrative workers8,89014.013.39,29915.414.4-409
Hours worked--------------
Full time39,16461.861.138,12862.962.6+1,036
Part time23,09936.437.021,04734.735.2+2,052
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree12,35519.533.39,62515.928.6+2,730
Advanced diploma or diploma8,19412.911.56,40810.610.4+1,786
Certificate level18,48829.220.916,43827.120.6+2,050
No qualifications22,51135.531.525,30041.836.4-2,789
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50011,26817.818.7--------
$500 -$1,74942,83667.661.9--------
$1,750 or more8,04512.717.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car48,36476.365.944,99674.366.0+3,368
Public Transport3,6835.812.43,8396.311.0-156
Bicycle1880.31.22010.31.2-13
Walked only8281.33.28131.33.3+15
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas14,95823.630.814,43023.828.0+528
Speaks a language other than English at home7,17711.325.36,06710.021.8+1,110
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,7012.76.1--------

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

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