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Snowy Monaro Regional Council area

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Snowy Monaro Regional Council area 51.9% of the local workers are males and 48.1% 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 Canberra Region 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
Snowy Monaro Regional Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%NSW %Number%NSW %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)8,692100.0100.08,739100.0100.0-47
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,61318.614.41,56217.915.4+51
25 - 54 years5,13459.167.85,42762.169.2-293
55 - 64 years1,41016.214.51,31515.012.9+95
65 years and over5356.23.44355.02.6+100
Top three industries--------------
Accommodation and food services1,73619.86.71,74519.86.5-9
Agriculture, forestry and fishing8649.92.290810.32.7-44
Retail trade8589.810.496411.011.2-106
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers1,28614.89.61,23114.18.6+55
Technicians and trades workers1,14613.213.21,16513.313.5-19
Hours worked--------------
Full time5,60164.464.65,70865.365.5-107
Part time2,96534.134.02,87432.932.6+91
Bachelor or higher degree1,55917.928.21,43516.424.4+124
Advanced diploma or diploma7859.010.67738.89.8+12
Certificate level2,55329.422.32,45628.121.9+97
No qualifications3,64742.034.63,60841.338.3+39
Individual Income--------------
$600 -$12493,75243.239.8--------
$1250 or more1,52517.531.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport2112.413.81892.212.4+22
Walked only1,09512.64.11,24414.24.5-149
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,13413.029.91,15513.227.6-21
Speaks a language other than English at home4294.922.43704.219.5+59
Arrived between 2006 and 20111581.85.3--------

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