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Upper Lachlan Shire

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Upper Lachlan Shire 55.5% of the local workers are males and 44.5% 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
Upper Lachlan Shire20112006Change
NameNumber%NSW %Number%NSW %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)2,168100.0100.02,039100.0100.0+129
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1818.314.41979.715.4-16
25 - 54 years1,14953.067.81,15056.469.2-1
55 - 64 years49622.914.544021.612.9+56
65 years and over34215.83.425212.42.6+90
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing88640.42.286541.92.7+21
Health care and social assistance1948.811.61678.110.5+27
Education and training1547.08.01316.37.7+23
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers24011.113.221710.613.5+23
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,37163.264.61,32264.865.5+49
Part time76435.234.069033.832.6+74
Bachelor or higher degree30213.928.224111.824.4+61
Advanced diploma or diploma1969.010.61527.59.8+44
Certificate level57226.422.352425.721.9+48
No qualifications1,06949.334.699748.938.3+72
Individual Income--------------
$600 -$124983838.739.8--------
$1250 or more31214.431.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport150.713.8120.612.4+3
Walked only1486.84.11859.14.5-37
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1597.329.91386.827.6+21
Speaks a language other than English at home472.222.4281.419.5+19
Arrived between 2006 and 201190.45.3--------

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