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Local workers - Key statistics

In the City of Marion 46.8% of the local workers are males and 53.2% of the local workers are female.

The workforce is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live.  Workforce statistics reveal how the characteristics of the workforce in the City of Marion vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector workforce requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the 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

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Marion20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)21,639100.0100.021,574100.0100.0+65
Males10,13446.852.710,86150.353.3-727
Females11,50553.247.310,71349.746.7+792
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4,57121.115.24,63121.516.1-60
25 - 54 years13,07960.465.913,68163.468.0-602
55 - 64 years3,33715.415.72,90013.413.7+437
65 years and over6523.03.23621.72.3+290
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade4,79122.111.44,66621.611.9+125
Health care and social assistance2,65212.313.82,20410.212.7+448
Manufacturing2,19810.210.64,14419.212.9-1,946
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers3,91018.19.73,74917.49.7+161
Professionals3,30315.319.93,10414.418.9+199
Clerical and administrative workers3,03914.014.63,08614.314.9-47
Hours worked--------------
Full time11,42552.860.712,29157.062.6-866
Part time9,99146.238.08,89941.235.6+1,092
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree4,04718.722.43,27815.218.9+769
Advanced diploma or diploma2,0829.69.51,7868.38.6+296
Certificate level5,28724.423.64,87022.622.2+417
No qualifications9,98646.140.810,62649.345.6-640
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5998,20137.930.3--------
$600 -$12499,23942.743.7--------
$1250 or more3,96818.324.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car15,56671.969.515,52171.968.4+45
Public Transport8123.86.58423.96.3-30
Bicycle1390.61.02241.01.2-85
Walked only4892.33.25262.43.6-37
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas5,15723.822.04,66221.620.1+495
Speaks a language other than English at home2,63012.213.02,20610.210.4+424
Arrived between 2006 and 20111,2235.74.7--------

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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