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Town of Victoria Park

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the Town of Victoria Park 52.8% of the local workers are males and 47.2% are female.

The local workers are 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 the Town of Victoria Park vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

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

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, Town of Victoria Park 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.

Local workers key statistics - All industries
Town of Victoria Park20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)27,997100.0100.025,293100.0100.0+2,704
Males14,77052.853.813,20452.255.0+1,566
Females13,22447.246.212,08647.845.0+1,138
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,68513.214.04,15116.416.2-466
25 - 54 years19,49069.666.916,96967.166.3+2,521
55 - 64 years3,78513.514.93,47713.714.4+308
65 years and over1,0373.74.17082.83.2+329
Top three industries--------------
Education and training5,71320.48.75,03619.98.0+677
Arts and recreation services3,13011.21.62,83511.21.3+295
Construction2,85910.29.91,8757.410.4+984
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals7,06725.220.46,50725.719.9+560
Community and personal service workers4,70016.810.53,91615.59.4+784
Technicians and trades workers3,80913.616.43,18712.616.8+622
Hours worked--------------
Full time17,47962.461.916,10063.763.1+1,379
Part time10,02535.836.38,69834.433.5+1,327
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree10,62137.927.48,25932.723.2+2,362
Advanced diploma or diploma3,25811.610.82,73510.89.8+523
Certificate level5,60420.025.44,79819.024.2+806
No qualifications7,81927.933.68,52833.738.8-709
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5004,22115.116.8--------
$500 -$1,74917,21861.556.9--------
$1,750 or more6,24422.324.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car20,99775.067.818,69473.965.9+2,303
Public Transport1,9196.99.41,8107.29.5+109
Bicycle3631.31.03071.21.1+56
Walked only5271.92.85022.03.3+25
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas13,86649.538.611,23744.435.5+2,629
Speaks a language other than English at home8,63530.818.36,05023.914.5+2,585
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20163,17111.38.2--------

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

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