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Loddon Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

697 people or 24.6% of Loddon Shire'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
Loddon Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)2,836100.0100.02,937100.0100.0-101
Males1,55854.952.61,65556.453.4-97
Females1,28045.147.41,28843.946.6-8
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2538.913.92418.214.9+12
25 - 54 years1,52653.867.31,69657.767.8-170
55 - 64 years74126.114.770624.014.0+35
65 years and over32311.44.22919.93.2+32
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,01133.92.11,09636.52.2-85
Health care and social assistance30510.211.930110.011.3+4
Manufacturing2147.27.42167.210.5-2
Top three occupations--------------
Managers99134.913.51,08136.813.2-90
Labourers41814.79.039113.39.0+27
Professionals29910.523.330210.322.3-3
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,66558.761.11,80661.562.6-141
Part time1,07037.737.01,06236.235.2+8
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree41014.533.336412.428.6+46
Advanced diploma or diploma28710.111.52317.910.4+56
Certificate level83829.520.977426.420.6+64
No qualifications1,17841.531.51,41748.236.4-239
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50079428.018.7--------
$500 -$1,7491,78663.061.9--------
$1,750 or more1796.317.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,62857.465.91,60554.666.0+23
Public Transport80.312.4170.611.0-9
Bicycle120.41.2120.41.20
Walked only2508.83.22468.43.3+4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2127.530.81916.528.0+21
Speaks a language other than English at home953.325.3431.521.8+52
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016361.36.1--------

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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