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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

8,791 people or 43.3% of Adelaide Hills Council'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
Adelaide Hills Council20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers20,307100.0100.019,854100.0100.0+453
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,69213.315.42,66213.416.6+30
25 - 54 years12,57161.965.713,06365.867.6-492
55 - 64 years4,07620.115.63,47217.513.5+604
65 years and over9684.83.36573.32.3+311
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance2,92314.413.62,76213.912.5+161
Education and training2,21610.97.92,08510.57.6+131
Retail trade1,8679.211.21,8889.511.8-21
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers2,75013.514.12,66213.4--+88
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger13,91568.569.413,37267.468.1+543
Public transport1,0635.26.51,0105.16.3+53
Walked only5702.83.25722.93.6-2
Hours worked--------------
Full time11,70657.660.211,69258.961.8+14
Part time7,38236.433.56,82734.431.7+555
Bachelor or higher degree6,48331.922.15,57728.118.5+906
Advanced diploma or diploma2,30811.49.42,20011.18.4+108
Certificate level4,19920.723.64,00020.122.1+199
No qualifications6,66232.841.07,10935.846.0-447
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5995,80628.630.6--------
$600 to $1,2497,42736.643.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 4,42721.817.8--------
$2,000 or more 2,39611.86.7--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English1,0485.213.19274.710.7+121
Has broadband internet access at home16,63081.979.48,54843.140.2+8,082
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)7,67937.834.17,35837.133.6+321

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