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Town of Victoria Park

Resident workers - Key statistics

9,485 people or 54.2% of Town of Victoria Park'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
Town of Victoria Park20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)17,494100.0100.016,769100.0100.0+725
Males9,28753.153.59,19954.954.7+88
Females8,20446.946.57,57345.245.3+631
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,49814.314.12,73416.316.2-236
25 - 54 years12,58471.966.811,84270.666.2+742
55 - 64 years1,86910.714.91,84011.014.4+29
65 years and over5393.14.23612.23.2+178
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance1,91911.011.71,69810.110.4+221
Professional, scientific and technical services1,7239.96.41,94511.67.2-222
Accommodation and food services1,6399.46.41,3988.35.9+241
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals5,02328.720.54,75528.419.9+268
Technicians and trades workers2,38513.616.22,32013.816.7+65
Clerical and administrative workers2,20312.613.02,49714.914.4-294
Hours worked--------------
Full time11,07363.361.811,06566.063.7+8
Part time6,10934.936.55,44132.434.2+668
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree7,40942.427.56,32337.723.3+1,086
Advanced diploma or diploma2,07611.910.81,95711.79.8+119
Certificate level2,96016.925.12,87117.124.0+89
No qualifications4,62226.433.75,01329.938.9-391
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5002,85316.316.9--------
$500 -$1,7499,89756.657.2--------
$1,750 or more4,55426.024.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car10,82361.968.29,94259.366.2+881
Public Transport2,92716.79.23,13418.79.4-207
Bicycle3672.11.03772.21.1-10
Walked only5273.02.85173.13.3+10
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas8,09246.338.87,71646.035.7+376
Speaks a language other than English at home4,82827.618.44,35726.014.5+471
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162,71815.58.2--------

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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