Nillumbik Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

17,063 people or 50.5% of Nillumbik Shire'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
Nillumbik Shire20212016change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)33,770100.0100.032,577100.0100.0+1,193
Age structure
15 - 24 years5,18315.313.85,03015.413.9+153
25 - 54 years19,69058.366.719,67860.467.3+12
55 - 64 years6,76620.014.76,24019.214.7+526
65 years and over2,1336.34.81,6305.04.2+503
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance4,67713.814.14,15312.812.5+524
Education and training3,79611.28.83,71611.48.6+80
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers4,83614.312.64,68414.413.1+152
Hours worked
Full time19,36257.359.218,97858.361.1+384
Part time14,03341.639.113,12440.337.0+909
Bachelor or higher degree12,96138.439.011,13734.233.3+1,824
Advanced diploma or diploma4,10212.111.54,01812.311.5+84
Certificate level7,25221.519.57,04721.620.9+205
No qualifications8,82826.127.89,65229.631.5-824
Individual Income
Less than $5004,89914.513.3--------
$500 -$1,99919,54857.966.1--------
$2,000 or more8,95426.519.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport7772.34.43,1559.712.4-2,378
Walked only3110.92.33851.23.2-74
Other Characteristics
Born overseas6,00417.833.95,56217.130.8+442
Speaks a language other than English at home3,1699.427.83,0139.225.3+156
Arrived between 2016 and August 20212980.96.6--------

Nillumbik Shire

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