City of Greater SheppartonEconomic profile
Skip to content

City of Greater Shepparton

Resident workers - Key statistics

7,982 people or 29.6% of the City of Greater Shepparton's resident workers 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.

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

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Greater Shepparton20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)26,975100.0100.026,651100.0100.0+324
Males14,14252.452.614,15653.153.4-14
Females12,83447.647.412,49646.946.6+338
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,99614.813.94,16015.614.9-164
25 - 54 years16,82762.467.317,10764.267.8-280
55 - 64 years4,70617.414.74,35216.314.0+354
65 years and over1,4435.34.21,0403.93.2+403
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance4,10815.212.53,77114.111.6+337
Retail trade2,99711.110.23,37912.710.8-382
Manufacturing2,69610.07.83,31112.410.7-615
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals4,61517.123.34,45116.722.3+164
Managers3,91214.513.53,97114.913.2-59
Labourers3,75513.99.03,77214.29.0-17
Hours worked--------------
Full time16,27460.361.116,42861.662.6-154
Part time10,08637.437.09,58936.035.2+497
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree5,03918.733.34,22415.828.6+815
Advanced diploma or diploma2,94310.911.52,2358.410.4+708
Certificate level7,25126.920.96,70025.120.6+551
No qualifications10,85040.231.512,31246.236.4-1,462
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5005,35419.818.7--------
$500 -$1,74918,25067.761.9--------
$1,750 or more2,80210.417.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car20,77677.065.920,02775.166.0+749
Public Transport1620.612.41960.711.0-34
Bicycle2210.81.22651.01.2-44
Walked only9683.63.21,1004.13.3-132
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3,96914.730.83,13711.828.0+832
Speaks a language other than English at home3,47112.925.32,68210.121.8+789
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20169413.56.1--------

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

v18.09.10-1.0.0