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Resident workers - Key statistics

5,544 people or 30.5% of the City of Wodonga'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
City of Wodonga20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)18,197100.0100.016,888100.0100.0+1,309
Males9,59752.752.69,11554.053.4+482
Females8,60347.347.47,77846.146.6+825
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,20217.613.93,28919.514.9-87
25 - 54 years11,59063.767.310,83164.167.8+759
55 - 64 years2,78215.314.72,36214.014.0+420
65 years and over6273.44.24032.43.2+224
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance2,66814.111.92,15312.511.3+515
Education and training1,3877.38.21,2197.17.8+168
Manufacturing1,91910.27.42,28413.310.5-365
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers3,02416.613.12,86417.013.9+160
Professionals2,96516.323.32,72416.122.3+241
Community and personal service workers2,39513.210.61,86211.09.3+533
Hours worked--------------
Full time11,21661.661.110,70163.462.6+515
Part time6,68336.737.05,85934.735.2+824
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,29518.133.32,57115.228.6+724
Advanced diploma or diploma2,24912.411.51,68610.010.4+563
Certificate level5,77931.820.95,09330.220.6+686
No qualifications6,40635.231.56,90340.936.4-497
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003,07016.918.7--------
$500 -$1,74912,79470.361.9--------
$1,750 or more2,01511.117.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car14,33878.865.912,88176.366.0+1,457
Public Transport1250.712.41400.811.0-15
Bicycle1530.81.21631.01.2-10
Walked only6873.83.27214.33.3-34
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,81310.030.81,5319.128.0+282
Speaks a language other than English at home1,0315.725.36543.921.8+377
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162661.56.1--------

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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