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City of Kalamunda

Resident workers - Key statistics

8,750 people or 32.1% of City of Kalamunda's resident workers 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
City of Kalamunda20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)27,253100.0100.027,140100.0100.0+113
Males14,59153.553.514,66654.054.7-75
Females12,66346.546.512,47446.045.3+189
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4,05114.914.14,65817.216.2-607
25 - 54 years17,41663.966.816,82462.066.2+592
55 - 64 years4,47416.414.94,61517.014.4-141
65 years and over1,3084.84.21,0423.83.2+266
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance2,84110.411.72,5289.310.4+313
Construction2,81910.39.82,6829.910.2+137
Retail trade2,5139.29.52,93810.810.1-425
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers4,82917.716.24,82217.816.7+7
Professionals4,64917.120.54,49216.619.9+157
Clerical and administrative workers4,27615.713.04,63517.114.4-359
Hours worked--------------
Full time16,97762.361.817,31763.863.7-340
Part time9,83136.136.59,27934.234.2+552
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree5,80321.327.54,65517.223.3+1,148
Advanced diploma or diploma2,94710.810.82,6869.99.8+261
Certificate level7,62628.025.17,08326.124.0+543
No qualifications10,17837.333.711,64042.938.9-1,462
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5004,45416.316.9--------
$500 -$1,74916,40560.257.2--------
$1,750 or more5,97321.924.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car20,09473.768.219,44371.666.2+651
Public Transport1,5525.79.21,5425.79.4+10
Bicycle1160.41.01250.51.1-9
Walked only4141.52.84761.83.3-62
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas9,06233.338.88,40531.035.7+657
Speaks a language other than English at home3,33612.218.42,0507.614.5+1,286
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,1544.28.2--------

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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