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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

16,028 people or 26.5% of the Frankston City's local labour force 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 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Frankston City20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers60,574100.0100.054,162100.0100.0+6,412
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years9,75616.114.99,20317.016.0+553
25 - 54 years40,53866.967.836,88568.169.1+3,653
55 - 64 years8,62514.214.07,03213.012.5+1,593
65 years and over1,6552.73.21,0421.92.5+613
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade7,46612.310.87,16413.211.6+302
Health care and social assistance7,18511.911.65,74810.610.4+1,437
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers10,88518.013.99,70917.9--+1,176
Clerical and administrative workers9,29915.414.48,40915.5--+890
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger45,03074.367.739,69173.368.1+5,339
Public transport3,7876.39.33,0505.67.7+737
Walked only8081.33.38581.63.8-50
Hours worked--------------
Full time38,11962.962.634,36363.463.6+3,756
Part time18,63330.831.316,36930.230.0+2,264
Bachelor or higher degree9,62015.928.66,99012.925.5+2,630
Advanced diploma or diploma6,40810.610.44,7708.89.4+1,638
Certificate level16,43527.120.613,62125.120.1+2,814
No qualifications25,29941.836.425,64547.341.9-346
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59917,63629.129.3--------
$600 to $1,24928,05546.341.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 10,46817.318.5--------
$2,000 or more 3,0905.19.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English6,07110.021.84,2287.818.7+1,843
Has broadband internet access at home50,13182.882.129,03653.652.4+21,095
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)20,57334.032.518,47834.131.9+2,095

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.