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Hobsons Bay City

Local workers - Key statistics

In Hobsons Bay City 62.1% of the local workers are males and 37.9% of the local workers are female.

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

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

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
Hobsons Bay City20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)34,986100.0100.035,638100.0100.0-652
Males21,72962.152.623,11464.953.4-1,385
Females13,25737.947.412,52535.146.6+732
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,99311.413.94,13511.614.9-142
25 - 54 years24,17669.167.325,28771.067.8-1,111
55 - 64 years5,67316.214.65,33315.014.0+340
65 years and over1,1433.34.28812.53.2+262
Top three industries--------------
Manufacturing6,36817.27.48,97624.510.5-2,608
Transport, postal and warehousing4,39211.94.54,91913.44.6-527
Construction3,3939.28.03,1628.68.1+231
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers5,51815.813.15,96316.713.8-445
Professionals5,29515.123.25,21314.622.3+82
Machinery operators and drivers5,04114.45.85,35315.06.1-312
Hours worked--------------
Full time23,37966.861.024,78669.561.3-1,407
Part time10,90231.237.09,89127.834.3+1,011
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree8,64724.733.37,16520.128.6+1,482
Advanced diploma or diploma4,06511.611.53,4509.710.4+615
Certificate level8,54024.420.88,55424.020.6-14
No qualifications12,77336.531.614,84841.736.4-2,075
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5005,41315.518.7--------
$500 -$1,74922,59764.662.0--------
$1,750 or more6,32218.117.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car27,67779.165.928,20779.166.1-530
Public Transport1,3273.812.41,2363.510.9+91
Bicycle2850.81.22810.81.2+4
Walked only5821.73.26361.83.3-54
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas12,93937.030.812,61935.428.0+320
Speaks a language other than English at home11,40332.625.310,86230.521.8+541
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162,0065.76.1--------

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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