Maribyrnong City

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

30,192 people or 64.2% 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 2016 and 2021 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Maribyrnong City20212016change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)47,058100.0100.041,642100.0100.0+5,416
Age structure
15 - 24 years5,08710.813.85,18112.413.9-94
25 - 54 years36,07976.766.731,93276.767.3+4,147
55 - 64 years4,82110.214.73,8399.214.7+982
65 years and over1,0692.34.86981.74.2+371
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance5,87712.514.14,46310.712.5+1,414
Professional, scientific and technical services5,04710.78.44,0719.87.9+976
Education and training4,3539.38.83,8219.28.6+532
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers5,85912.512.45,30912.713.3+550
Hours worked
Full time29,24062.159.226,36763.361.1+2,873
Part time17,09636.339.114,56835.037.0+2,528
Bachelor or higher degree25,24553.639.019,51746.933.3+5,728
Advanced diploma or diploma4,94710.511.54,74611.411.5+201
Certificate level5,67712.119.55,43213.020.9+245
No qualifications10,27221.827.811,01726.531.5-745
Individual Income
Less than $5004,94110.513.3--------
$500 -$1,99929,90063.566.1--------
$2,000 or more11,88725.319.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport3,9198.34.410,81826.012.4-6,899
Walked only9542.02.31,2172.93.2-263
Other Characteristics
Born overseas19,43441.333.918,17243.630.8+1,262
Speaks a language other than English at home16,88735.927.816,45439.525.3+433
Arrived between 2016 and August 20214,3169.26.6--------

City of Maribyrnong

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