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Characteristics of the unemployed

4.0% of the resident workforce of the City of Vincent were unemployed in 2011, compared to 4.7% in Western Australia.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in the City of Vincent go to the Unemployment page.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Characteristics of the unemployed ()
City of Vincent20112006Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons7494.04.75063.43.8+243
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years20327.136.614528.735.0+58
25 - 54 years47563.453.131361.955.0+162
55 - 64 years658.78.9489.59.1+17
65 years and over60.81.400.01.0+6
Looking for--------------
Full-time work44659.559.729558.358.3+151
Part-time work30340.540.321141.741.7+92
Bachelor or higher degree21128.213.212123.910.7+90
Advanced diploma or diploma537.16.7479.36.4+6
Certificate level13217.619.86512.817.1+67
No qualifications31141.555.424047.459.5+71
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 1253871.848.032564.241.3+213
Year 11577.612.95110.113.3+6
Under Year 1012516.731.010320.436.6+22
Still attending60.
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59957676.982.7--------
$600 to $1,2498611.59.7--------
$1,250 to $1,999 374.93.1--------
$2,000 or more 354.71.9--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home23731.620.514127.916.6+96
Has broadband internet access at home52870.571.121141.740.9+317
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)13918.629.77815.430.7+61

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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