City of Maroondah

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

30,106 people or 51.0% of the City of Maroondah'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
City of Maroondah20212016change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)58,987100.0100.054,937100.0100.0+4,050
Age structure
15 - 24 years8,02413.613.87,79514.213.9+229
25 - 54 years38,89865.966.736,61866.767.3+2,280
55 - 64 years9,34315.814.78,32515.214.7+1,018
65 years and over2,7194.64.82,1994.04.2+520
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance8,69314.714.17,24513.212.5+1,448
Education and training5,99110.28.85,3109.78.6+681
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers8,17913.912.68,16414.913.1+15
Hours worked
Full time35,29259.859.233,66361.361.1+1,629
Part time22,97038.939.120,43237.237.0+2,538
Bachelor or higher degree22,71638.539.017,27331.433.3+5,443
Advanced diploma or diploma7,39012.511.56,94512.611.5+445
Certificate level12,08420.519.512,45322.720.9-369
No qualifications15,76326.727.817,00731.031.5-1,244
Individual Income
Less than $5007,72113.113.3--------
$500 -$1,99938,59765.466.1--------
$2,000 or more12,08520.519.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport2,0603.54.46,48711.812.4-4,427
Walked only6371.12.37171.33.2-80
Other Characteristics
Born overseas16,35227.733.913,51024.630.8+2,842
Speaks a language other than English at home11,50119.527.88,74615.925.3+2,755
Arrived between 2016 and August 20212,0873.56.6--------

City of Maroondah

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