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Resident workers - Key statistics

44,169 people or 63.4% of the City of Glen Eira'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
City of Glen Eira20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)69,634100.0100.066,044100.0100.0+3,590
Males35,79451.452.634,45552.253.4+1,339
Females33,84448.647.431,59047.846.6+2,254
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years7,89011.313.98,12712.314.9-237
25 - 54 years48,41469.567.346,42770.367.8+1,987
55 - 64 years9,95814.314.79,25214.014.0+706
65 years and over3,3794.94.22,2383.43.2+1,141
Top three industries--------------
Professional, scientific and technical services9,42313.57.98,83813.47.8+585
Health care and social assistance8,73412.512.57,94412.011.6+790
Education and training7,53310.88.66,4779.88.0+1,056
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals24,06334.623.321,96933.322.3+2,094
Managers11,47716.513.59,91915.013.2+1,558
Clerical and administrative workers9,37913.513.310,02815.214.4-649
Hours worked--------------
Full time42,86261.661.141,13562.362.6+1,727
Part time25,71736.937.023,64735.835.2+2,070
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree36,42052.333.331,08647.128.6+5,334
Advanced diploma or diploma7,74911.111.57,67211.610.4+77
Certificate level8,21211.820.97,99912.120.6+213
No qualifications15,52222.331.516,97625.736.4-1,454
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50011,52116.518.7--------
$500 -$1,74937,81054.361.9--------
$1,750 or more19,08427.417.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car40,48458.165.938,75258.766.0+1,732
Public Transport15,12621.712.413,30220.111.0+1,824
Bicycle1,0231.51.29211.41.2+102
Walked only1,6612.43.21,5712.43.3+90
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas28,27840.630.825,78239.028.0+2,496
Speaks a language other than English at home21,44830.825.319,41729.421.8+2,031
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20165,8668.46.1--------

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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