Manningham City Council

Local workers - Key statistics

In Manningham City Council 45.7% of the local workers are males and 54.3% are female.

The workforce is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Workforce statistics reveal how the characteristics of the workforce in Manningham City Council vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector workforce 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 – by place of work

Please note: The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. Manningham City Council currently subscribe to the “LITE” version of, which does not feature this extended dataset. In order to directly compare worker numbers between 2011 and 2016, it is recommended that Manningham City Council subscribe to the FULL version of
Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Manningham City Council2016
Namenumber%. Victoria
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)28,927100.0100.0
Age structure
15 - 24 years5,68619.713.9
25 - 54 years17,15159.367.3
55 - 64 years4,39015.214.6
65 years and over1,7045.94.2
Top three industries
Retail trade5,43318.810.2
Health care and social assistance4,40615.212.5
Education and training3,27411.38.7
Top three occupations
Sales workers4,86916.89.7
Community and personal service workers4,54815.710.6
Hours worked
Full time13,70047.461.0
Part time14,71350.937.0
Bachelor or higher degree9,99334.533.3
Advanced diploma or diploma3,61512.511.5
Certificate level5,04717.420.8
No qualifications9,52032.931.6
Individual Income
Less than $5008,31628.718.7
$500 -$1,74916,36956.662.0
$1,750 or more3,69812.817.5
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1,4555.012.4
Walked only5902.03.2
Other Characteristics
Born overseas10,09834.930.8
Speaks a language other than English at home9,64633.325.3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,7696.16.1

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