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Armidale Regional Council

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the Armidale Regional Council 48.0% of the local workers are males and 52.0% are female.

The local workers are made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the Armidale Regional Council vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the local 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

Local workers key statistics - All industries
Armidale Regional Council20112006Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)11,612100.0100.011,662100.0100.0-50
Males5,57748.053.25,73249.253.6-155
Females6,03552.046.85,93050.846.4+105
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,00417.314.42,05317.615.4-49
25 - 54 years6,99360.267.87,41363.669.2-420
55 - 64 years2,05817.714.51,74915.012.9+309
65 years and over5574.83.44473.82.6+110
Top three industries--------------
Education and training2,47021.28.02,46721.07.7+3
Health care and social assistance1,58013.511.61,35211.510.5+228
Retail trade1,43812.310.41,44612.311.2-8
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals2,84724.523.02,75423.621.7+93
Managers1,83215.813.51,94116.614.0-109
Clerical and administrative workers1,65414.215.21,60713.815.7+47
Hours worked--------------
Full time6,95759.964.67,05160.565.5-94
Part time4,51838.934.04,40937.832.6+109
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,32628.628.23,06126.224.4+265
Advanced diploma or diploma1,0999.510.61,0489.09.8+51
Certificate level2,69523.222.32,52521.721.9+170
No qualifications4,30837.134.64,44638.138.3-138
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5994,06235.027.7--------
$600 -$12494,83341.639.8--------
$1250 or more2,58222.231.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car8,18370.562.97,77866.762.4+405
Public Transport1030.913.81111.012.4-8
Bicycle1080.90.81141.00.7-6
Walked only6625.74.18477.34.5-185
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,30411.229.91,1469.827.6+158
Speaks a language other than English at home5154.422.43412.919.5+174
Arrived between 2006 and 20112422.15.3--------

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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