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Resident workers - Key statistics

327 people or 42.1% of the City of Adelaide's resident workers (Retail Trade) 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)776100.0100.0790100.0100.0-14
Males37548.343.637347.243.2+2
Females40652.356.442553.856.8-19
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years25432.731.430138.133.5-47
25 - 54 years39951.453.439249.653.4+7
55 - 64 years7910.212.0749.410.8+5
65 years and over395.03.1243.02.3+15
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers39150.454.738749.052.7+4
Managers17322.314.816621.015.6+7
Professionals7910.23.79011.43.4-11
Hours worked--------------
Full time37648.542.336546.243.9+11
Part time38850.056.743054.454.6-42
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree26333.911.324030.48.4+23
Advanced diploma or diploma648.26.3698.75.0-5
Certificate level10113.021.59311.818.9+8
No qualifications33142.758.638148.264.0-50
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50028236.338.3--------
$500 -$1,74943455.956.3--------
$1,750 or more547.04.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car30339.071.431940.468.2-16
Public Transport12115.65.610413.25.5+17
Bicycle172.20.6212.70.7-4
Walked only16921.83.217722.43.8-8
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas29538.017.527434.716.6+21
Speaks a language other than English at home22929.513.322728.711.6+2
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201612616.22.6--------

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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