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Camden Council area

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Camden Council area 50.8% of the local workers are males and 49.2% 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 Macarthur 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
Camden Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)16,508100.0100.014,292100.0100.0+2,216
Males8,38950.853.27,34651.453.6+1,043
Females8,11949.246.86,94648.646.4+1,173
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,33120.214.42,94320.615.4+388
25 - 54 years10,36162.867.89,38065.669.2+981
55 - 64 years2,35714.314.51,70311.912.9+654
65 years and over4592.83.42661.92.6+193
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade2,54515.210.42,46617.111.2+79
Construction1,80910.87.21,2508.77.1+559
Health care and social assistance1,76810.611.61,45710.110.5+311
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers2,69016.313.22,22915.613.5+461
Professionals2,62115.923.02,30816.121.7+313
Clerical and administrative workers2,35914.315.22,00514.015.7+354
Hours worked--------------
Full time10,05560.964.68,64760.565.5+1,408
Part time6,19537.534.05,33037.332.6+865
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,54315.428.22,07314.524.4+470
Advanced diploma or diploma1,4498.810.61,1788.29.8+271
Certificate level4,68728.422.33,58225.121.9+1,105
No qualifications7,46545.234.66,67546.738.3+790
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5995,66234.327.7--------
$600 -$12496,97942.339.8--------
$1250 or more3,67222.231.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car12,62176.562.910,30972.162.4+2,312
Public Transport2771.713.82421.712.4+35
Bicycle420.30.8540.40.7-12
Walked only2941.84.13262.34.5-32
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3,25319.729.92,81019.727.6+443
Speaks a language other than English at home2,12612.922.41,66311.619.5+463
Arrived between 2006 and 20112901.85.3--------

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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