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Shire of Mundaring

Resident workers - Key statistics

5,923 people or 34.1% of the Shire of Mundaring's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Shire of Mundaring20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)17,393100.0100.017,666100.0100.0-273
Males9,11152.453.59,43253.454.7-321
Females8,28047.646.58,24046.645.3+40
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,43714.014.12,89216.416.2-455
25 - 54 years10,49660.366.810,69860.666.2-202
55 - 64 years3,48420.014.93,34118.914.4+143
65 years and over9835.74.27404.23.2+243
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance1,89710.911.71,7419.910.4+156
Education and training1,75410.18.71,6969.68.0+58
Construction1,73310.09.81,7369.810.2-3
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals3,44419.820.53,36019.019.9+84
Technicians and trades workers3,01917.416.23,08217.416.7-63
Clerical and administrative workers2,42513.913.02,82516.014.4-400
Hours worked--------------
Full time10,31159.361.810,68460.563.7-373
Part time6,80039.136.56,61937.534.2+181
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,95222.727.53,47419.723.3+478
Advanced diploma or diploma1,97111.310.81,86810.69.8+103
Certificate level4,90128.225.14,66826.424.0+233
No qualifications6,06534.933.76,94239.338.9-877
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003,20618.416.9--------
$500 -$1,7499,80656.457.2--------
$1,750 or more4,11123.624.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car12,36171.168.212,18169.066.2+180
Public Transport1,0566.19.21,1426.59.4-86
Bicycle690.41.0690.41.10
Walked only2431.42.83001.73.3-57
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas4,87228.038.85,09528.835.7-223
Speaks a language other than English at home1,1746.718.49195.214.5+255
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20163922.38.2--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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