City of Gosnells

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the City of Gosnells 51.7% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 48.3% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the City of Gosnells vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

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Local workers key statistics - All industries
City of Gosnells20212016change
Namenumber%. Western Australianumber%. Western Australia2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)27,649100.0100.024,302100.0100.0+3,347
Age structure
15 - 24 years4,46816.214.33,97816.414.0+490
25 - 54 years17,43763.164.915,46563.666.9+1,972
55 - 64 years4,30715.615.83,75015.414.9+557
65 years and over1,4375.25.11,1134.64.1+324
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance3,68913.313.62,68311.011.7+1,006
Education and training3,62413.18.73,17613.18.7+448
Retail trade3,34412.18.73,28113.59.5+63
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers4,55016.511.83,60814.810.5+942
Technicians and trades workers4,43116.015.44,11016.916.4+321
Hours worked
Full time15,69856.860.213,77556.761.9+1,923
Part time11,47041.538.210,10641.636.3+1,364
Bachelor or higher degree7,03825.531.15,30021.827.4+1,738
Advanced diploma or diploma2,98110.810.92,57110.610.8+410
Certificate level7,55127.325.36,68427.525.4+867
No qualifications9,38934.030.19,09037.433.6+299
Individual Income
Less than $5004,67316.913.5--00--
$500 -$1,99919,30469.862.3--00--
$2,000 or more3,42012.423.3--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport5832.17.46462.79.4-63
Walked only2761.02.23951.62.8-119
Other Characteristics
Born overseas12,60445.639.410,41542.938.6+2,189
Speaks a language other than English at home7,70827.919.95,68823.418.3+2,020
Arrived between 2016 and August 20211,4265.24.9--00--

City of Gosnells

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