Strathbogie Shire

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Strathbogie Shire

Local workers - Key statistics

In Strathbogie Shire 53.5% of the local workers are males and 46.4% are female.

The workforce is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Workforce statistics reveal how the characteristics of the workforce in Strathbogie Shire vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector workforce 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 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. Strathbogie Shire currently subscribe to the “LITE” version of, which does not feature this extended dataset. In order to directly compare worker numbers between 2011 and 2016, it is recommended that Strathbogie Shire subscribe to the FULL version of
Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Strathbogie Shire2016
Namenumber%. Victoria
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)3,521100.0100.0
Age structure
15 - 24 years40811.613.9
25 - 54 years1,81151.467.3
55 - 64 years83823.814.6
65 years and over45813.04.2
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing87825.02.2
Health care and social assistance3339.512.5
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers45613.013.1
Hours worked
Full time1,97156.061.0
Part time1,45441.337.0
Bachelor or higher degree59516.933.3
Advanced diploma or diploma39311.211.5
Certificate level96727.520.8
No qualifications1,40940.031.6
Individual Income
Less than $50090125.618.7
$500 -$1,7492,23663.562.0
$1,750 or more2868.117.5
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport160.512.4
Walked only2507.13.2
Other Characteristics
Born overseas38911.030.8
Speaks a language other than English at home2126.025.3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016892.56.1

Strathbogie Shire

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