Bayside Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

49,802 people or 58.5% of Bayside Council area's resident workers (All industries) 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 and 2021 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Bayside Council area20212016change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)85,131100.0100.075,791100.0100.0+9,340
Age structure
15 - 24 years10,74812.613.89,72112.814.0+1,027
25 - 54 years61,30372.065.754,76272.366.6+6,541
55 - 64 years10,11611.915.38,91111.815.0+1,205
65 years and over2,9693.55.12,3983.24.3+571
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance10,38912.214.48,25810.912.5+2,131
Professional, scientific and technical services8,48910.08.96,4748.58.1+2,015
Retail trade7,9719.49.07,4779.99.7+494
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers12,27414.413.011,41015.113.8+864
Hours worked
Full time48,95657.558.048,85564.563.1+101
Part time34,47340.540.325,21333.334.9+9,260
Bachelor or higher degree39,21946.138.428,48937.632.6+10,730
Advanced diploma or diploma10,58312.411.09,24612.211.2+1,337
Certificate level12,81715.121.312,38816.322.2+429
No qualifications20,20223.727.023,20630.631.1-3,004
Individual Income
Less than $5007,8999.311.5--------
$500 -$1,99958,24268.464.9--------
$2,000 or more18,17821.422.7--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport9,05610.64.023,34330.815.9-14,287
Walked only2,2462.62.52,6213.53.9-375
Other Characteristics
Born overseas46,47354.633.940,67253.732.7+5,801
Speaks a language other than English at home44,82552.727.142,00455.426.2+2,821
Arrived between 2016 and August 202111,59313.66.1--------

Bayside Council

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