City of Stonnington

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

39,243 people or 69.4% of the City of Stonnington'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 Stonnington20162011change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)56,533100.0100.050,934100.0100.0+5,599
Age structure
15 - 24 years7,05512.513.96,65413.114.9+401
25 - 54 years39,98370.767.335,52169.767.8+4,462
55 - 64 years6,24411.014.76,25912.314.0-15
65 years and over3,2455.74.22,5054.93.2+740
Top three industries
Professional, scientific and technical services9,66417.17.98,71417.17.8+950
Health care and social assistance6,91112.212.56,07511.911.6+836
Retail trade5,3449.510.24,7699.410.8+575
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers6,96912.313.36,89513.514.4+74
Hours worked
Full time38,16067.561.134,37467.562.6+3,786
Part time17,60631.137.015,81131.035.2+1,795
Bachelor or higher degree33,69359.633.328,16455.328.6+5,529
Advanced diploma or diploma5,5509.811.55,51110.810.4+39
Certificate level4,9778.820.94,3388.520.6+639
No qualifications11,10719.631.511,38722.436.4-280
Individual Income
Less than $5007,16612.718.7--------
$500 -$1,74929,22351.761.9--------
$1,750 or more19,28434.117.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport15,86728.112.412,96125.411.0+2,906
Walked only4,1057.33.23,2306.33.3+875
Other Characteristics
Born overseas19,22334.030.816,12631.728.0+3,097
Speaks a language other than English at home12,18121.525.310,20820.021.8+1,973
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20166,36411.36.1--------

City of Stonnington

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