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Developing East Arnhem Limited area

Local workers - Qualifications - All industries

In Developing East Arnhem Limited area, the have a lower proportion with tertiary qualifications compared to Northern Territory.

Qualification levels help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of local workers in a particular industry.

The level of qualifications in a workforce relate to a number of factors including:

  • The age of the workforce;
  • The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry;
  • The professional or working ambitions of people (to seek education as youth or retraining as adults);
  • The opportunities afforded to people to continue studying beyond compulsory schooling.

Educational Qualification statistics should be looked at in conjunction with Field of qualification and Occupation data for a full education analysis for Developing East Arnhem Limited area.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Local workers qualifications
Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries20112006Change
Qualification levelNumber%Northern Territory %Number%Northern Territory %2006 to 2011
Bachelor or Higher degree82917.821.964412.318.6+185
Advanced Diploma or Diploma3647.89.33516.78.3+13
Certificate IV Level1643.54.31112.13.0+53
Certificate III Level1,04422.518.41,43027.317.8-386
Certificate I and II Level1002.22.01032.02.0-3
Certificate Level, nfd761.61.4951.81.9-19
No qualification2,02743.638.52,21042.243.4-183
Inadequately described or not stated461.04.32995.74.9-253

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

Local workers qualification, 2011
Local workers qualification, 2011 Bachelor or Higher degree, Northern Territory: 21.9% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Northern Territory: 9.3% Certificate IV Level, Northern Territory: 4.3% Certificate III Level, Northern Territory: 18.4% Certificate I and II Level, Northern Territory: 2.0% Certificate Level, nfd, Northern Territory: 1.4% No qualification, Northern Territory: 38.5% Bachelor or Higher degree, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 17.8% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 7.8% Certificate IV Level, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 3.5% Certificate III Level, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 22.5% Certificate I and II Level, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.2% Certificate Level, nfd, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 1.6% No qualification, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 43.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local workers qualification, 2006 to 2011
Change in local workers qualification, 2006 to 2011 Bachelor or Higher degree, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: +185 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: +13 Certificate IV Level, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: +53 Certificate III Level, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -386 Certificate I and II Level, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -3 Certificate Level, nfd, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -19 No qualification, Developing East Arnhem Limited area - All industries: -183
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the qualifications of the in Developing East Arnhem Limited area in 2011 compared to Northern Territory shows that there was a lower proportion holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), and a higher proportion with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 55.4% of the held educational qualifications, and 43.6% had no qualifications, compared with 57.3% and 38.5% respectively for Northern Territory.

The major differences between the qualifications held by the in Developing East Arnhem Limited area and Northern Territory were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers with No qualifications (43.6% compared to 38.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers with Certificate III Levels (22.5% compared to 18.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with Bachelor or Higher degrees (17.8% compared to 21.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with Advanced Diploma or Diplomas (7.8% compared to 9.3%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the qualifications held by the in Developing East Arnhem Limited area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Certificate III Levels (-386 local workers)
  • Bachelor or Higher degrees (+185 local workers)
  • No qualifications (-183 local workers)
  • Certificate IV Levels (+53 local workers)

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