City of Wyndham

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

43,588 people or 44.3% of the City of Wyndham's resident workers (All industries) 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
City of Wyndham20162011change
Namenumber%. % Victorianumber%. % Victoria2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)98,408100.0100.077,258100.0100.0+21,150
Age structure
15 - 24 years12,27812.513.911,15814.414.9+1,120
25 - 54 years74,31075.567.357,36574.367.8+16,945
55 - 64 years9,99910.214.77,6489.914.0+2,351
65 years and over1,8151.84.21,0821.43.2+733
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance10,83911.012.57,1899.311.6+3,650
Retail trade10,08410.210.28,20010.610.8+1,884
Transport, postal and warehousing9,95110.14.86,9569.04.7+2,995
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers15,01615.313.313,25817.214.4+1,758
Technicians and trades workers12,53412.713.111,14414.413.9+1,390
Hours worked
Full time64,58265.661.152,40467.862.6+12,178
Part time31,66032.237.023,07029.935.2+8,590
Bachelor or higher degree31,16731.733.318,63524.128.6+12,532
Advanced diploma or diploma12,42112.611.58,13210.510.4+4,289
Certificate level20,13420.520.916,77421.720.6+3,360
No qualifications31,90132.431.530,46439.436.4+1,437
Individual Income
Less than $50016,38316.618.7--------
$500 -$1,74965,92367.061.9--------
$1,750 or more14,47514.717.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport15,01415.312.48,76811.311.0+6,246
Walked only9451.03.28621.13.3+83
Other Characteristics
Born overseas50,15551.030.830,38139.328.0+19,774
Speaks a language other than English at home42,51243.225.323,77330.821.8+18,739
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20169,82410.06.1--------

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