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Local workers - Field of qualification - All industries

Within the City of Tea Tree Gully, there are more with Health qualifications than any other field of qualification.

Field of Qualification presents the primary field of study for the highest qualification the person has received. While this is likely to have some relationship to the current occupation, this is not necessarily the case.

The field of study relates to a number of factors, such as:

  • The age of the workforce;
  • The type of qualification required to enter an industry;
  • The availability of jobs related to fields of qualification in City of Tea Tree Gully;
  • The types of occupations which are available in an area or industry.

The fields of qualification held by local workers in a particular industry are likely to show the type of skills required in that industry.  Large numbers of a particular field of qualification in an industry may indicate that it is a pre-requisite for that industry. The presence of fields of qualification outside the main range of qualifications used in that industry may indicate that the industry values employees of a broad educational background, or that people haven't been able to find employment in their chosen field.

Field of Qualification information should be looked at in conjunction with Level of qualification and Occupation data for a clearer picture of the skills available for the local workers in City of Tea Tree Gully.

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

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Local workers field of qualification - Summary
City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries20112006Change
Field of qualification
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Number%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Natural and Physical Sciences1841.01.91851.01.8-1
Information Technology1871.01.61590.91.4+28
Engineering and Related Technologies1,3577.411.01,4668.111.1-109
Architecture and Building5613.13.35102.83.0+51
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies2041.11.71460.81.6+58
Health1,7279.47.61,3717.66.7+356
Education1,4477.94.81,4097.84.8+38
Management and Commerce1,6619.011.51,4047.79.7+257
Society and Culture1,2947.07.51,0005.56.1+294
Creative Arts3031.61.82301.31.6+73
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services7554.13.47584.23.1-3
Mixed Field Programmes180.10.1150.10.1+3
Not stated or inadequately described4582.53.05583.13.3-100
No qualification8,22844.840.88,93249.245.6-704

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local workers field of qualification, 2011
Local workers field of qualification, 2011 Natural and Physical Sciences, South Australia: 1.9% Information Technology, South Australia: 1.6% Engineering and Related Technologies, South Australia: 11.0% Architecture and Building, South Australia: 3.3% Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, South Australia: 1.7% Health, South Australia: 7.6% Education, South Australia: 4.8% Management and Commerce, South Australia: 11.5% Society and Culture, South Australia: 7.5% Creative Arts, South Australia: 1.8% Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, South Australia: 3.4% Mixed Field Programmes, South Australia: 0.1% Not stated or inadequately described, South Australia: 3.0% No qualification, South Australia: 40.8% Natural and Physical Sciences, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.0% Information Technology, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.0% Engineering and Related Technologies, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.4% Architecture and Building, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.1% Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% Health, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.4% Education, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.9% Management and Commerce, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.0% Society and Culture, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.0% Creative Arts, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.6% Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.1% Mixed Field Programmes, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.1% Not stated or inadequately described, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.5% No qualification, City of Tea Tree Gully: 44.8%
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 field of qualification, 2011
Change in local workers field of qualification, 2011 Natural and Physical Sciences, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: -1 Information Technology, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +28 Engineering and Related Technologies, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: -109 Architecture and Building, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +51 Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +58 Health, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +356 Education, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +38 Management and Commerce, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +257 Society and Culture, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +294 Creative Arts, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +73 Food, Hospitality and Personal Services, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: -3 Mixed Field Programmes, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: +3 Not stated or inadequately described, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: -100 No qualification, City of Tea Tree Gully - All industries: -704
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 fields of qualifications of the shows that the three largest fields of qualification were:

  • Health (1,727 people or 9.4%)
  • Management and Commerce (1,661 people or 9.0%)
  • Education (1,447 people or 7.9%)

In combination these three fields accounted for 4,835 people in total or 26.3% of the .

In comparison, South Australia employed 7.6% in Health; 11.5% in Management and Commerce; and 4.8% in Education.

The major differences between the fields of qualifications of the in the City of Tea Tree Gully and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers qualified in the field of Education (7.9% compared to 4.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers qualified in the field of Health (9.4% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers qualified in the field of Engineering and Related Technologies (7.4% compared to 11.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers qualified in the field of Management and Commerce (9.0% compared to 11.5%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in fields of qualifications of the in the City of Tea Tree Gully between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Health (+356 local workers)
  • Society and Culture (+294 local workers)
  • Management and Commerce (+257 local workers)
  • Engineering and Related Technologies (-109 local workers)

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