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Local workers - Qualifications - All industries

In Randwick City, the have a higher proportion with tertiary qualifications compared to New South Wales.

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 Randwick City.

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

Local workers qualifications
Randwick City - All industries20112006Change
Qualification levelNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Bachelor or Higher degree17,19944.028.213,90239.024.4+3,297
Advanced Diploma or Diploma4,23210.810.63,71310.49.8+519
Certificate IV Level8722.23.36111.72.5+261
Certificate III Level4,04510.315.63,85310.815.6+192
Certificate I and II Level3050.81.43180.91.5-13
Certificate Level, nfd6271.62.06951.92.4-68
No qualification10,97528.134.610,60229.738.3+373
Inadequately described or not stated8432.24.21,9485.55.5-1,105

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, New South Wales: 28.2% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, New South Wales: 10.6% Certificate IV Level, New South Wales: 3.3% Certificate III Level, New South Wales: 15.6% Certificate I and II Level, New South Wales: 1.4% Certificate Level, nfd, New South Wales: 2.0% No qualification, New South Wales: 34.6% Bachelor or Higher degree, Randwick City: 44.0% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Randwick City: 10.8% Certificate IV Level, Randwick City: 2.2% Certificate III Level, Randwick City: 10.3% Certificate I and II Level, Randwick City: 0.8% Certificate Level, nfd, Randwick City: 1.6% No qualification, Randwick City: 28.1%
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, Randwick City - All industries: +3,297 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Randwick City - All industries: +519 Certificate IV Level, Randwick City - All industries: +261 Certificate III Level, Randwick City - All industries: +192 Certificate I and II Level, Randwick City - All industries: -13 Certificate Level, nfd, Randwick City - All industries: -68 No qualification, Randwick City - All industries: +373
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 Randwick City in 2011 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a higher proportion holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), and a lower proportion with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 69.8% of the held educational qualifications, and 28.1% had no qualifications, compared with 61.2% and 34.6% respectively for New South Wales.

The major differences between the qualifications held by the in Randwick City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers with Bachelor or Higher degrees (44.0% compared to 28.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with No qualifications (28.1% compared to 34.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with Certificate III Levels (10.3% compared to 15.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers with Certificate IV Levels (2.2% compared to 3.3%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the qualifications held by the in Randwick City between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Bachelor or Higher degrees (+3,297 local workers)
  • Advanced Diploma or Diplomas (+519 local workers)
  • No qualifications (+373 local workers)
  • Certificate IV Levels (+261 local workers)

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