Frankston City

Resident workers - Key statistics

20,549 people or 32.4% of Frankston City's resident workers 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 benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Frankston City2016
Namenumber%. % Victoria
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)63,409100.0100.0
Age structure
15 - 24 years9,26714.613.9
25 - 54 years41,92866.167.3
55 - 64 years9,87115.614.7
65 years and over2,3423.74.2
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance8,49813.412.5
Retail trade7,38411.610.2
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers10,91017.213.1
Clerical and administrative workers8,89014.013.3
Hours worked
Full time39,16461.861.1
Part time23,09936.437.0
Bachelor or higher degree12,35519.533.3
Advanced diploma or diploma8,19412.911.5
Certificate level18,48829.220.9
No qualifications22,51135.531.5
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
Public Transport3,6835.812.4
Walked only8281.33.2
Other Characteristics
Born overseas14,95823.630.8
Speaks a language other than English at home7,17711.325.3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,7012.76.1

Frankston City

economic profile