Hobsons Bay City

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

24,801 people or 55.1% of Hobsons Bay City's resident workers (All industries) 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 and 2021 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
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Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)45,021100.0100.041,976100.0100.0+3,045
Age structure
15 - 24 years4,99611.113.84,97511.913.9+21
25 - 54 years31,27969.566.729,78571.067.3+1,494
55 - 64 years7,06215.714.75,99914.314.7+1,063
65 years and over1,6763.74.81,2132.94.2+463
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance4,93311.014.14,19010.012.5+743
Professional, scientific and technical services4,3959.88.43,6208.67.9+775
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers6,15713.712.46,06414.413.3+93
Hours worked
Full time28,22762.759.226,96964.261.1+1,258
Part time16,14535.939.114,26534.037.0+1,880
Bachelor or higher degree19,51043.339.015,46436.833.3+4,046
Advanced diploma or diploma5,29111.811.54,88411.611.5+407
Certificate level7,77017.319.57,81018.620.9-40
No qualifications11,59325.827.812,74330.431.5-1,150
Individual Income
Less than $5004,98411.113.3--------
$500 -$1,99927,10660.266.1--------
$2,000 or more12,51627.819.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport2,2465.04.47,25817.312.4-5,012
Walked only5931.32.36531.63.2-60
Other Characteristics
Born overseas14,44332.133.913,47032.130.8+973
Speaks a language other than English at home11,17124.827.811,10526.525.3+66
Arrived between 2016 and August 20212,3945.36.6--------

Hobsons Bay City

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