Maribyrnong City

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

24,263 people or 58.3% of Maribyrnong City'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
Maribyrnong City20162011change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)41,642100.0100.034,674100.0100.0+6,968
Age structure
15 - 24 years5,18112.413.94,35812.614.9+823
25 - 54 years31,93276.767.326,97677.867.8+4,956
55 - 64 years3,8399.214.72,9088.414.0+931
65 years and over6981.74.24311.23.2+267
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance4,46310.712.53,49210.111.6+971
Professional, scientific and technical services4,0719.87.93,1319.07.8+940
Retail trade3,8729.310.23,2309.310.8+642
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers5,30912.713.35,01114.514.4+298
Hours worked
Full time26,36763.361.122,63065.362.6+3,737
Part time14,56835.037.011,25332.535.2+3,315
Bachelor or higher degree19,51746.933.314,17540.928.6+5,342
Advanced diploma or diploma4,74611.411.53,86611.110.4+880
Certificate level5,43213.020.94,83413.920.6+598
No qualifications11,01726.531.510,59730.636.4+420
Individual Income
Less than $5007,08517.018.7--------
$500 -$1,74925,64161.661.9--------
$1,750 or more8,40720.217.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport10,81826.012.47,87722.711.0+2,941
Walked only1,2172.93.29412.73.3+276
Other Characteristics
Born overseas18,17243.630.815,02343.328.0+3,149
Speaks a language other than English at home16,45439.525.313,84139.921.8+2,613
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20164,77411.56.1--------

City of Maribyrnong

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