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Local workers - Key statistics

In Adelaide Hills Council 51.4% of the local workers are males and 48.6% of the local workers are female.

The workforce is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live.  Workforce statistics reveal how the characteristics of the workforce in Adelaide Hills Council vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector workforce requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the 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 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
Adelaide Hills Council20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)8,959100.0100.08,644100.0100.0+315
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,50816.815.21,36115.716.1+147
25 - 54 years5,15057.565.95,29361.268.0-143
55 - 64 years1,74419.515.71,56518.113.7+179
65 years and over5576.23.24254.92.3+132
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade1,01411.311.497611.311.9+38
Education and training95610.78.188010.27.8+76
Health care and social assistance90810.113.87839.112.7+125
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,21713.614.11,16813.514.1+49
Hours worked--------------
Full time4,59051.260.74,56452.862.6+26
Part time4,27747.738.03,93045.535.6+347
Bachelor or higher degree1,99722.322.41,66719.318.9+330
Advanced diploma or diploma95910.79.587610.18.6+83
Certificate level2,00222.323.61,79820.822.2+204
No qualifications3,89343.540.83,89245.045.6+1
Individual Income--------------
$600 -$12493,59940.243.7--------
$1250 or more1,65518.524.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport1121.36.5871.06.3+25
Walked only4595.13.24885.63.6-29
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,68218.822.01,51317.520.1+169
Speaks a language other than English at home5626.313.04465.210.4+116
Arrived between 2006 and 20112362.64.7--------

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