City of Kalamunda

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

10,343 people or 35.7% of the City of Kalamunda'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
City of Kalamunda20212016change
Namenumber%. % Western Australianumber%. % Western Australia2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)28,979100.0100.027,253100.0100.0+1,726
Age structure
15 - 24 years4,20514.514.34,05114.914.1+154
25 - 54 years17,97662.064.917,41663.966.8+560
55 - 64 years5,06217.515.74,47416.414.9+588
65 years and over1,7215.95.11,3084.84.2+413
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance3,43011.813.62,84110.411.7+589
Education and training2,5898.98.82,3638.78.7+226
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers5,01117.315.34,82917.716.2+182
Clerical and administrative workers4,18614.412.14,27615.713.0-90
Hours worked
Full time17,53560.560.216,97762.361.8+558
Part time10,99137.938.29,83136.136.5+1,160
Bachelor or higher degree7,08024.431.25,80321.327.5+1,277
Advanced diploma or diploma3,26311.310.92,94710.810.8+316
Certificate level8,36528.925.27,62628.025.1+739
No qualifications9,59933.130.210,17837.333.7-579
Individual Income
Less than $5003,94713.613.5--------
$500 -$1,99918,43963.662.4--------
$2,000 or more6,26021.623.1--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1,1864.17.41,5525.79.2-366
Walked only3301.12.24141.52.8-84
Other Characteristics
Born overseas9,47132.739.59,06233.338.8+409
Speaks a language other than English at home3,78213.120.03,33612.218.4+446
Arrived between 2016 and August 20215201.84.9--------

City of Kalamunda

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