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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

26,754 people or 34.6% of the City of Wyndham's local resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include 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 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Wyndham20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers77,245100.0100.053,511100.0100.0+23,734
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years11,16114.414.98,61216.116.0+2,549
25 - 54 years57,35474.267.839,48973.869.1+17,865
55 - 64 years7,6449.914.04,8659.112.5+2,779
65 years and over1,0861.43.25451.02.5+541
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade8,19610.610.86,20711.611.6+1,989
Health care and social assistance7,1909.311.64,3128.110.4+2,878
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers13,25417.214.49,65718.0--+3,597
Technicians and trades workers11,13914.413.98,40615.7--+2,733
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger55,53071.967.739,33573.568.1+16,195
Public transport8,74011.39.34,2978.07.7+4,443
Walked only8541.13.36681.23.8+186
Hours worked--------------
Full time52,38767.862.636,04967.463.6+16,338
Part time20,22826.231.313,97426.130.0+6,254
Bachelor or higher degree18,63724.128.68,43615.825.5+10,201
Advanced diploma or diploma8,11710.510.44,7218.89.4+3,396
Certificate level16,77321.720.612,28723.020.1+4,486
No qualifications30,47139.436.425,07146.941.9+5,400
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59919,77625.629.3--------
$600 to $1,24935,57846.141.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 15,26519.818.5--------
$2,000 or more 5,1666.79.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English23,77630.821.811,14220.818.7+12,634
Has broadband internet access at home63,30281.982.130,01156.152.4+33,291
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)27,74835.932.519,01335.531.9+8,735

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