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Gannawarra Shire

Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

770 people or 17.6% of Gannawarra Shire'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
Gannawarra Shire20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers4,387100.0100.04,902100.0100.0-515
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years51311.714.963713.016.0-124
25 - 54 years2,58859.067.83,13964.069.1-551
55 - 64 years93121.214.083717.112.5+94
65 years and over3558.13.22895.92.5+66
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,04723.92.31,45029.62.8-403
Retail trade50911.610.855811.411.6-49
Health care and social assistance46010.511.64278.710.4+33
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers57613.113.955511.3--+21
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger2,76663.067.72,71955.568.1+47
Public transport190.49.3320.77.7-13
Walked only3327.63.34739.63.8-141
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,65660.562.63,06762.663.6-411
Part time1,42632.531.31,39028.430.0+36
Bachelor or higher degree48311.028.64509.225.5+33
Advanced diploma or diploma2876.510.42986.19.4-11
Certificate level1,18827.120.61,26325.820.1-75
No qualifications2,20050.136.42,61753.441.9-417
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5991,92343.829.3--------
$600 to $1,2491,81541.441.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 4089.318.5--------
$2,000 or more 1282.99.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English591.321.8881.818.7-29
Has broadband internet access at home3,15371.982.11,35627.752.4+1,797
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)1,57735.932.51,72735.231.9-150

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