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Resident workers - Key statistics

123 people or 60.0% of the City of Adelaide's resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) 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)205100.0100.0269100.0100.0-64
Males12762.061.217063.259.1-43
Females7235.138.810539.040.9-33
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2110.214.03914.516.9-18
25 - 54 years14168.869.519271.468.8-51
55 - 64 years199.312.9259.312.0-6
65 years and over167.83.593.32.4+7
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals9445.931.014453.527.9-50
Managers3517.112.92710.011.8+8
Clerical and administrative workers2813.718.34215.620.5-14
Hours worked--------------
Full time15173.770.119873.670.2-47
Part time5627.329.07226.829.0-16
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree10350.229.412948.023.5-26
Advanced diploma or diploma209.811.62710.010.9-7
Certificate level178.322.74014.922.8-23
No qualifications5828.334.37427.539.3-16
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500178.313.3--------
$500 -$1,74912962.965.2--------
$1,750 or more5325.920.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car5325.956.69535.356.5-42
Public Transport2110.219.2269.719.1-5
Bicycle52.42.1134.81.7-8
Walked only7938.52.59635.72.9-17
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas5928.822.36022.319.7-1
Speaks a language other than English at home4421.514.83111.511.1+13
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162311.24.4--------

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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