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Resident workers - Key statistics

117 people or 37.7% of the City of Adelaide's resident workers (Construction) 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)310100.0100.0316100.0100.0-6
Males23776.587.225279.787.3-15
Females7524.212.86420.312.7+11
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5618.114.13410.817.2+22
25 - 54 years19362.367.222370.666.7-30
55 - 64 years4815.514.94213.313.5+6
65 years and over175.53.892.82.6+8
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers8728.148.810733.951.5-20
Managers6220.011.56219.610.40
Clerical and administrative workers4414.29.64012.710.2+4
Hours worked--------------
Full time19462.674.423975.674.0-45
Part time11035.524.46319.924.2+47
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree8928.77.69229.15.8-3
Advanced diploma or diploma289.05.9299.24.7-1
Certificate level10132.648.79931.345.3+2
No qualifications9530.635.18727.540.5+8
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5004514.510.9--------
$500 -$1,74917054.874.3--------
$1,750 or more8226.513.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car18860.681.122169.979.2-33
Public Transport237.42.1165.11.4+7
Bicycle51.60.492.80.3-4
Walked only3812.30.8278.51.0+11
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas9731.319.211636.720.3-19
Speaks a language other than English at home7022.611.46319.910.8+7
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20163310.62.3--------

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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