City of Kalamunda

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

8,750 people or 32.1% 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
City of Kalamunda20162011change
Namenumber%. % Western Australianumber%. % Western Australia2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)27,253100.0100.027,140100.0100.0+113
Age structure
15 - 24 years4,05114.914.14,65817.216.2-607
25 - 54 years17,41663.966.816,82462.066.2+592
55 - 64 years4,47416.414.94,61517.014.4-141
65 years and over1,3084.84.21,0423.83.2+266
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance2,84110.411.72,5289.310.4+313
Retail trade2,5139.29.52,93810.810.1-425
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers4,82917.716.24,82217.816.7+7
Clerical and administrative workers4,27615.713.04,63517.114.4-359
Hours worked
Full time16,97762.361.817,31763.863.7-340
Part time9,83136.136.59,27934.234.2+552
Bachelor or higher degree5,80321.327.54,65517.223.3+1,148
Advanced diploma or diploma2,94710.810.82,6869.99.8+261
Certificate level7,62628.025.17,08326.124.0+543
No qualifications10,17837.333.711,64042.938.9-1,462
Individual Income
Less than $5004,45416.316.9--------
$500 -$1,74916,40560.257.2--------
$1,750 or more5,97321.924.5--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1,5525.79.21,5425.79.4+10
Walked only4141.52.84761.83.3-62
Other Characteristics
Born overseas9,06233.338.88,40531.035.7+657
Speaks a language other than English at home3,33612.218.42,0507.614.5+1,286
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,1544.28.2--------

City of Kalamunda

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