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Armidale Regional Council

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the Armidale Regional Council 46.8% of the local workers are males and 53.2% 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)10,214100.0100.010,286100.0100.0-72
Males4,78446.853.24,94648.153.6-162
Females5,43053.246.85,34051.946.4+90
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,83418.014.41,89118.415.4-57
25 - 54 years6,17460.467.86,55363.769.2-379
55 - 64 years1,78917.514.51,49414.512.9+295
65 years and over4174.13.43483.42.6+69
Top three industries--------------
Education and training2,35923.08.02,36822.87.7-9
Health care and social assistance1,48314.511.61,26512.210.5+218
Retail trade1,33313.010.41,33612.911.2-3
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals2,70126.423.02,63325.621.7+68
Clerical and administrative workers1,53815.115.21,49314.515.7+45
Managers1,36013.313.51,42113.814.0-61
Hours worked--------------
Full time6,07659.564.66,16860.065.5-92
Part time4,03139.534.03,94238.332.6+89
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,12730.628.22,89328.124.4+234
Advanced diploma or diploma9769.610.69439.29.8+33
Certificate level2,37023.222.32,21921.621.9+151
No qualifications3,58535.134.63,73336.338.3-148
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5993,41833.527.7--------
$600 -$12494,27241.839.8--------
$1250 or more2,41623.731.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car7,38272.362.97,07268.862.4+310
Public Transport940.913.81051.012.4-11
Bicycle1051.00.81081.10.7-3
Walked only5825.74.17387.24.5-156
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,18811.629.91,08810.627.6+100
Speaks a language other than English at home4594.522.43293.219.5+130
Arrived between 2006 and 20111991.95.3--------

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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