Hume City

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Hume City 60.9% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 39.1% are female.

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

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

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Local workers key statistics - All industries
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Namenumber%. Victorianumber%. Victoria2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)105,989100.0100.089,495100.0100.0+16,494
Age structure
15 - 24 years14,08813.313.811,83713.213.9+2,251
25 - 54 years72,64168.566.762,91270.367.3+9,729
55 - 64 years15,67514.814.712,42413.914.6+3,251
65 years and over3,5893.44.82,3242.64.2+1,265
Top three industries
Transport, postal and warehousing18,57417.54.717,84119.94.7+733
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers15,78214.912.612,71014.213.1+3,072
Clerical and administrative workers14,14913.312.412,03813.513.3+2,111
Hours worked
Full time66,19662.559.258,66765.661.0+7,529
Part time37,47835.439.128,79632.237.0+8,682
Bachelor or higher degree29,51327.839.019,88922.233.3+9,624
Advanced diploma or diploma13,22512.511.510,80512.111.5+2,420
Certificate level23,21921.919.520,95823.420.8+2,261
No qualifications37,50035.427.835,11739.231.6+2,383
Individual Income
Less than $50012,73312.013.3--00--
$500 -$1,99976,25071.966.1--00--
$2,000 or more15,73214.819.5--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport2,1882.14.42,8343.212.4-646
Walked only6700.62.36330.73.2+37
Other Characteristics
Born overseas43,86441.433.932,84836.730.8+11,016
Speaks a language other than English at home43,74441.327.833,90037.925.3+9,844
Arrived between 2016 and August 20217,9997.56.5--00--

Hume City

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