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Glenelg Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

538 people or 47.0% of Glenelg Shire's resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) 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.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Glenelg Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,145100.0100.01,086100.0100.0+59
Males15213.320.815714.520.5-5
Females99386.779.293085.679.5+63
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years766.67.8696.48.9+7
25 - 54 years71162.169.373267.470.3-21
55 - 64 years31027.118.626023.917.6+50
65 years and over464.04.3302.83.2+16
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers40235.130.635432.628.5+48
Professionals40135.041.539236.142.6+9
Clerical and administrative workers12510.913.512911.914.3-4
Hours worked--------------
Full time39234.246.039436.346.5-2
Part time73764.453.067962.552.2+58
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree33929.648.230327.943.1+36
Advanced diploma or diploma19917.415.913512.414.0+64
Certificate level34029.717.731629.118.3+24
No qualifications21518.815.325423.419.5-39
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50022119.315.5--------
$500 -$1,74981971.569.4--------
$1,750 or more887.713.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car82271.869.878972.768.9+33
Public Transport00.07.900.07.30
Bicycle00.01.140.41.1-4
Walked only595.23.0645.93.3-5
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas14512.734.216114.830.6-16
Speaks a language other than English at home675.926.4686.321.5-1
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016201.75.7--------

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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