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Hobsons Bay City

Resident workers - Key statistics

20,348 people or 48.5% of Hobsons Bay City's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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
Hobsons Bay City20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)41,976100.0100.039,441100.0100.0+2,535
Males22,25853.052.621,40654.353.4+852
Females19,71547.047.418,03745.746.6+1,678
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4,97511.913.95,17613.114.9-201
25 - 54 years29,78571.067.328,49972.367.8+1,286
55 - 64 years5,99914.314.74,92812.514.0+1,071
65 years and over1,2132.94.28442.13.2+369
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance4,1909.511.93,7239.211.3+467
Retail trade3,7828.69.83,5858.810.6+197
Education and training3,7208.58.23,0917.67.8+629
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals10,36024.723.39,00422.822.3+1,356
Clerical and administrative workers6,06414.413.36,25515.914.4-191
Managers6,02314.313.54,90912.413.2+1,114
Hours worked--------------
Full time26,96964.261.125,59764.962.6+1,372
Part time14,26534.037.012,95532.835.2+1,310
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree15,46436.833.312,07230.628.6+3,392
Advanced diploma or diploma4,88411.611.54,28810.910.4+596
Certificate level7,81018.620.97,45218.920.6+358
No qualifications12,74330.431.514,06235.736.4-1,319
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5006,63515.818.7--------
$500 -$1,74925,01859.661.9--------
$1,750 or more9,62322.917.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car26,90764.165.925,73765.366.0+1,170
Public Transport7,25817.312.46,08015.411.0+1,178
Bicycle5611.31.25171.31.2+44
Walked only6531.63.27051.83.3-52
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas13,47032.130.812,57231.928.0+898
Speaks a language other than English at home11,10526.525.310,46826.521.8+637
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162,7236.56.1--------

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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