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Resident workers - Key statistics

11,133 people or 48.5% of the Bayside Council area's resident workers 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
Bayside Council area20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)22,963100.0100.044,953100.0100.0-21,990
Males12,17953.052.624,45054.453.4-12,271
Females10,78447.047.420,50045.646.6-9,716
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3,04213.214.05,52812.314.5-2,486
25 - 54 years16,62572.466.632,58672.567.7-15,961
55 - 64 years2,60911.415.05,58912.414.4-2,980
65 years and over6903.04.31,2482.83.4-558
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance2,42110.111.94,71810.211.3-2,297
Retail trade2,1829.19.24,5059.710.1-2,323
Transport, postal and warehousing2,0878.74.54,2459.24.8-2,158
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals5,15022.423.69,65921.522.7-4,509
Clerical and administrative workers3,50415.313.87,70417.115.1-4,200
Managers2,94912.813.55,00711.113.3-2,058
Hours worked--------------
Full time15,31966.763.129,43465.564.0-14,115
Part time7,15231.134.914,30331.833.8-7,151
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree8,44736.832.613,78830.727.9-5,341
Advanced diploma or diploma2,68611.711.25,67612.610.5-2,990
Certificate level4,06917.722.27,89717.622.2-3,828
No qualifications7,08730.931.115,21133.834.8-8,124
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003,36114.617.1--------
$500 -$1,74914,68964.060.7--------
$1,750 or more4,58320.020.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car12,17553.062.124,83155.262.6-12,656
Public Transport6,17526.915.912,23727.213.7-6,062
Bicycle2561.10.71460.30.7+110
Walked only1,1364.93.91,3082.94.1-172
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas11,76951.332.723,35051.930.0-11,581
Speaks a language other than English at home10,31144.926.225,90257.622.6-15,591
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162,42410.66.0--------

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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