Armidale Regional Council

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Armidale Regional Council 48.3% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 51.7% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in Armidale Regional Council vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industries
Armidale Regional Council20212016change
Namenumber%. New South Walesnumber%. New South Wales2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)13,738100.0100.013,101100.0100.0+637
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,30916.813.82,24317.114.0+66
25 - 54 years7,96858.065.87,68958.766.6+279
55 - 64 years2,43717.715.32,33117.815.0+106
65 years and over1,0217.45.18346.44.3+187
Top three industries
Education and training2,91421.28.72,68720.58.3+227
Health care and social assistance2,09415.214.41,86514.212.5+229
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,3419.82.01,31910.12.2+22
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers1,71012.410.61,50811.510.4+202
Hours worked
Full time7,99258.258.07,58357.963.1+409
Part time5,51240.140.35,26640.234.9+246
Bachelor or higher degree5,01236.538.44,18031.932.6+832
Advanced diploma or diploma1,2959.411.01,2449.511.1+51
Certificate level3,19723.321.23,09523.622.2+102
No qualifications3,94928.727.04,18732.031.1-238
Individual Income
Less than $5002,14615.611.5--00--
$500 -$1,9999,31967.864.9--00--
$2,000 or more2,14315.622.7--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport780.64.0820.616.0-4
Walked only4603.32.56545.03.9-194
Other Characteristics
Born overseas2,28916.734.11,77413.532.8+515
Speaks a language other than English at home1,47210.727.29527.326.4+520
Arrived between 2016 and August 20217805.76.2--00--

Armidale Regional Council

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