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Shire of Toodyay

Resident workers - Key statistics

458 people or 24.8% of the Shire of Toodyay's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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
Shire of Toodyay20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,844100.0100.01,901100.0100.0-57
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years19410.514.120410.716.2-10
25 - 54 years1,00754.666.81,14560.266.2-138
55 - 64 years46925.414.944923.614.4+20
65 years and over18810.24.21085.73.2+80
Top three industries--------------
Public administration and safety1819.86.21568.26.2+25
Health care and social assistance1809.711.720810.910.4-28
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers33318.116.236919.416.7-36
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,07358.261.81,10658.263.7-33
Part time73740.036.574839.334.2-11
Bachelor or higher degree26114.227.523912.623.3+22
Advanced diploma or diploma19710.710.81769.39.8+21
Certificate level59232.125.156529.724.0+27
No qualifications72539.333.782143.238.9-96
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50037720.416.9--------
$500 -$1,7491,06057.557.2--------
$1,750 or more37520.324.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport713.99.2663.59.4+5
Walked only512.82.8542.83.3-3
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas44624.238.848025.235.7-34
Speaks a language other than English at home673.618.4633.314.5+4
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016211.18.2--------

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