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Local workers - Key statistics

In the Frankston City 46.0% of the local workers are males and 54.0% 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 Frankston City 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

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
Frankston City20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)42,915100.0100.040,373100.0100.0+2,542
Males19,76246.052.618,72546.453.4+1,037
Females23,15354.047.421,64953.646.6+1,504
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years7,02416.413.97,30218.114.9-278
25 - 54 years27,16063.367.325,71563.767.8+1,445
55 - 64 years6,89616.114.66,05215.014.0+844
65 years and over1,8394.34.21,2953.23.2+544
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance8,57319.011.97,32017.711.3+1,253
Retail trade5,53812.29.86,25815.110.6-720
Construction3,9918.88.03,7969.28.1+195
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals9,28021.623.28,35620.722.3+924
Technicians and trades workers5,79913.513.15,73814.213.8+61
Clerical and administrative workers5,52612.913.35,55913.814.4-33
Hours worked--------------
Full time23,44454.661.022,36555.461.3+1,079
Part time18,66943.537.017,08442.334.3+1,585
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree10,76725.133.38,35320.728.6+2,414
Advanced diploma or diploma5,42912.711.54,31610.710.4+1,113
Certificate level10,65424.820.89,49523.520.6+1,159
No qualifications14,77734.431.616,30840.436.4-1,531
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5009,33721.818.7--------
$500 -$1,74927,86564.962.0--------
$1,750 or more4,86211.317.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car33,11577.265.930,12974.666.1+2,986
Public Transport1,1372.612.41,1852.910.9-48
Bicycle1730.41.21780.41.2-5
Walked only7161.73.27251.83.3-9
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas11,45326.730.810,13225.128.0+1,321
Speaks a language other than English at home6,61815.425.35,00712.421.8+1,611
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,5573.66.1--------

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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