City of Mandurah

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

8,301 people or 26.7% of the City of Mandurah'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 Mandurah20162011change
Namenumber%. % Western Australianumber%. % Western Australia2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)31,041100.0100.027,728100.0100.0+3,313
Age structure
15 - 24 years4,75715.314.14,86417.516.2-107
25 - 54 years19,59163.166.817,47663.066.2+2,115
55 - 64 years5,33517.214.94,43216.014.4+903
65 years and over1,3564.44.29523.43.2+404
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance3,64911.711.72,7339.910.4+916
Retail trade3,62111.79.53,40012.310.1+221
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers6,10919.716.25,62820.316.7+481
Community and personal service workers3,74712.110.63,00710.89.4+740
Hours worked
Full time17,99058.061.816,44059.363.7+1,550
Part time12,45240.136.510,68038.534.2+1,772
Bachelor or higher degree4,92015.927.53,47212.523.3+1,448
Advanced diploma or diploma3,38110.910.82,4628.99.8+919
Certificate level10,05532.425.18,33430.124.0+1,721
No qualifications11,77637.933.712,16443.938.9-388
Individual Income
Less than $5005,94519.216.9--------
$500 -$1,74917,24655.657.2--------
$1,750 or more7,39423.824.5--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport2,3287.59.22,0287.39.4+300
Walked only5311.72.85922.13.3-61
Other Characteristics
Born overseas10,33133.338.88,10129.235.7+2,230
Speaks a language other than English at home2,6088.418.41,4885.414.5+1,120
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162,2967.48.2--------

City of Mandurah

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