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Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Griffith City 52.3% of the local workers are males and 47.7% 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 Griffith City 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
Griffith City20112006Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)10,603100.0100.010,528100.0100.0+75
Males5,54252.353.25,59553.153.6-53
Females5,06147.746.84,93346.946.4+128
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,71316.214.41,84817.615.4-135
25 - 54 years6,88264.967.87,05967.069.2-177
55 - 64 years1,55814.714.51,21611.612.9+342
65 years and over4504.23.44053.82.6+45
Top three industries--------------
Manufacturing1,98518.68.42,02519.09.5-40
Retail trade1,55114.510.41,52214.311.2+29
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,10210.32.21,27412.02.7-172
Top three occupations--------------
Managers1,85017.413.51,90218.114.0-52
Labourers1,58314.98.61,79017.09.3-207
Professionals1,49714.123.01,40313.321.7+94
Hours worked--------------
Full time6,93865.464.67,02766.765.5-89
Part time3,49132.934.03,27731.132.6+214
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,56214.728.21,33512.724.4+227
Advanced diploma or diploma7567.110.66175.99.8+139
Certificate level2,85526.922.32,65225.221.9+203
No qualifications5,28049.834.65,29350.338.3-13
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5993,56933.727.7--------
$600 -$12494,92646.539.8--------
$1250 or more1,95618.431.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car8,18677.262.97,82974.462.4+357
Public Transport330.313.8570.512.4-24
Bicycle560.50.8810.80.7-25
Walked only4434.24.14684.44.5-25
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,64115.529.91,39513.327.6+246
Speaks a language other than English at home1,82217.222.41,67115.919.5+151
Arrived between 2006 and 20113713.55.3--------

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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