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Local workers - Key statistics

In Adelaide Hills Council 51.9% of the local workers are males and 48.1% 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 Adelaide Hills Council 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 2016 – by place of work

Workforce key statistics - All industry sectors
Adelaide Hills Council2016
NameNumber%South Australia %
Local workers------
Total local workers (Census)9,834100.0100.0
Age structure------
15 - 24 years1,64516.714.1
25 - 54 years5,47955.764.5
55 - 64 years1,87419.116.8
65 years and over8308.44.6
Top three industries------
Health care and social assistance9649.514.4
Education and training1,06310.48.4
Top three occupations------
Technicians and trades workers1,40714.313.4
Hours worked------
Full time4,85549.458.2
Part time4,81949.040.1
Bachelor or higher degree2,50725.525.9
Advanced diploma or diploma1,10711.310.6
Certificate level2,37124.125.1
No qualifications3,60336.635.8
Individual Income------
Less than $5002,63926.819.4
$500 -$1,7496,02061.264.7
$1,750 or more1,05610.714.5
Method of Travel to Work------
Public Transport1111.16.9
Walked only3964.02.7
Other Characteristics------
Born overseas1,84118.723.2
Speaks a language other than English at home8388.515.5
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162682.73.8

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.