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Resident workers - Key statistics

52 people or 76.5% of the City of Adelaide's resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Adelaide20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)68100.0100.0103100.0100.0-35
Males5580.976.66260.276.7-7
Females1623.523.44644.723.3-30
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years57.46.31312.610.1-8
25 - 54 years5175.073.38178.672.3-30
55 - 64 years710.317.476.816.00
65 years and over00.02.832.91.6-3
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals2536.815.74038.816.1-15
Clerical and administrative workers1623.519.32524.319.3-9
Managers1522.113.21918.413.2-4
Hours worked--------------
Full time5682.481.610097.182.8-44
Part time68.817.5109.716.4-4
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree4261.823.06462.121.9-22
Advanced diploma or diploma1014.710.876.89.5+3
Certificate level1217.633.498.732.0+3
No qualifications710.330.62221.433.4-15
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50000.04.5--------
$500 -$1,7492536.859.6--------
$1,750 or more4464.734.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2841.274.23534.070.2-7
Public Transport1217.69.52322.311.4-11
Bicycle00.01.600.01.90
Walked only2638.21.53534.02.2-9
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3348.521.44846.621.6-15
Speaks a language other than English at home2638.211.72625.210.70
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161116.22.7--------

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

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