City of Port Phillip

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

38,515 people or 66.7% of City of Port Phillip'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
City of Port Phillip20162011change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)57,702100.0100.054,934100.0100.0+2,768
Age structure
15 - 24 years5,1328.913.95,2399.514.9-107
25 - 54 years44,41977.067.343,01478.367.8+1,405
55 - 64 years5,99810.414.75,2349.514.0+764
65 years and over2,1543.74.21,4532.63.2+701
Top three industries
Professional, scientific and technical services9,38916.37.99,57417.47.8-185
Health care and social assistance5,92310.312.55,3369.711.6+587
Education and training4,8898.58.64,0537.48.0+836
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers7,08712.313.37,11913.014.4-32
Hours worked
Full time40,82670.861.139,65972.262.6+1,167
Part time16,14228.037.014,56926.535.2+1,573
Bachelor or higher degree32,13355.733.329,18053.128.6+2,953
Advanced diploma or diploma6,38211.111.56,00610.910.4+376
Certificate level6,60711.520.96,18911.320.6+418
No qualifications11,29419.631.511,96921.836.4-675
Individual Income
Less than $5005,92010.318.7--------
$500 -$1,74931,54354.761.9--------
$1,750 or more19,48933.817.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport15,46226.812.414,32626.111.0+1,136
Walked only4,4327.73.24,0247.33.3+408
Other Characteristics
Born overseas20,91036.230.818,79134.228.0+2,119
Speaks a language other than English at home11,50519.925.39,75617.821.8+1,749
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20167,41312.86.1--------

City of Port Phillip

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