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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

4,607 people or 15.1% of the City of Playford's local resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include all employed people who are resident in the local area regardless of where they work. In other words, it is the people who live locally and therefore have the potential to work locally and is an important resource for the local economy. Their characteristics inform us about the skills that are available locally, even if they are not currently employed in the local economy.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Playford20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers30,598100.0100.026,301100.0100.0+4,297
Males16,83855.052.914,87356.553.6+1,965
Females13,76045.047.111,42843.546.4+2,332
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5,81419.015.45,14619.616.6+668
25 - 54 years20,77267.965.718,32369.767.6+2,449
55 - 64 years3,50511.515.62,4899.513.5+1,016
65 years and over5071.73.33431.32.3+164
Top three industries--------------
Manufacturing5,23317.110.55,76621.912.8-533
Retail trade4,00913.111.23,51413.411.8+495
Health care and social assistance3,59611.813.62,78210.612.5+814
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers5,15716.911.15,29620.1---139
Technicians and trades workers4,73215.514.14,10615.6--+626
Clerical and administrative workers4,16113.614.43,37812.8--+783
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger22,70874.269.419,00272.268.1+3,706
Public transport1,8286.06.51,7046.56.3+124
Bicycle2160.70.22280.90.3-12
Walked only4711.53.25051.93.6-34
Hours worked--------------
Full time18,88461.760.216,36262.261.8+2,522
Part time9,59331.433.57,99730.431.7+1,596
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,3527.722.11,5706.018.5+782
Advanced diploma or diploma2,2557.49.41,5776.08.4+678
Certificate level8,70328.423.66,42424.422.1+2,279
No qualifications15,93352.141.015,25358.046.0+680
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5999,61331.430.6--------
$600 to $1,24915,99452.343.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 3,75712.317.8--------
$2,000 or more 6632.26.7--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English2,4117.913.11,7586.710.7+653
Has broadband internet access at home23,44876.679.49,27135.240.2+14,177
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)11,24836.834.19,75737.133.6+1,491

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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