City of Port Phillip

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In City of Port Phillip 55.3% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 44.7% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in City of Port Phillip vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Please note: The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. To provide this detail, City of Port Phillip in 2011 had to be constructed from a best fit of Work Destination Zones (DZNs). While it may not be an exact match to the LGA or region boundary, it is considered close enough to allow some comparison. Users should treat this time series data with caution, however, and not compare directly with 2011 data from any other source.
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Local workers key statistics - All industries
City of Port Phillip20162011change
Namenumber%. Victorianumber%. Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)75,933100.0100.070,067100.0100.0+5,866
Age structure
15 - 24 years8,29510.913.98,75312.514.9-458
25 - 54 years57,14375.367.352,26074.667.8+4,883
55 - 64 years8,00910.514.67,32410.514.0+685
65 years and over2,4743.34.21,7322.53.2+742
Top three industries
Professional, scientific and technical services14,65619.37.914,63520.97.8+21
Health care and social assistance6,0337.912.54,3216.211.6+1,712
Accommodation and food services5,7347.66.64,8777.06.1+857
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers11,70915.413.312,68118.114.4-972
Hours worked
Full time53,28670.261.050,44872.061.3+2,838
Part time21,36828.137.018,37526.234.3+2,993
Bachelor or higher degree36,55948.133.329,75742.528.6+6,802
Advanced diploma or diploma9,75512.811.58,97912.810.4+776
Certificate level10,19513.420.89,85014.120.6+345
No qualifications17,59323.231.619,16327.336.4-1,570
Individual Income
Less than $5009,22912.218.7--00--
$500 -$1,74944,42758.562.0--00--
$1,750 or more21,10427.817.5--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport16,45521.712.413,52119.310.9+2,934
Walked only3,8785.13.23,3994.93.3+479
Other Characteristics
Born overseas29,83539.330.824,85535.528.0+4,980
Speaks a language other than English at home22,86930.125.318,71926.721.8+4,150
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20168,09210.76.1--00--

City of Port Phillip

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