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Bayside Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

37,735 people or 49.8% 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)75,791100.0100.063,350100.0100.0+12,441
Males40,38453.352.634,26054.153.4+6,124
Females35,40646.747.429,08945.946.6+6,317
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years9,72112.814.07,80212.314.5+1,919
25 - 54 years54,76272.366.645,89472.467.7+8,868
55 - 64 years8,91111.815.07,89512.514.4+1,016
65 years and over2,3983.24.31,7622.83.4+636
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance8,25810.912.56,77410.711.6+1,484
Retail trade7,4779.99.76,37010.110.3+1,107
Accommodation and food services6,8959.17.15,2368.36.7+1,659
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals17,08622.523.613,26020.922.7+3,826
Clerical and administrative workers11,41015.113.810,97717.315.1+433
Managers9,09512.013.57,03611.113.3+2,059
Hours worked--------------
Full time48,85564.563.141,65365.864.0+7,202
Part time25,21333.334.920,05631.733.8+5,157
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree28,48937.632.619,03230.027.9+9,457
Advanced diploma or diploma9,24612.211.27,77912.310.5+1,467
Certificate level12,38816.322.211,31017.922.2+1,078
No qualifications23,20630.631.121,89934.634.8+1,307
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50012,27116.217.1--------
$500 -$1,74948,98064.660.7--------
$1,750 or more13,44517.720.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car38,94551.462.135,28455.762.6+3,661
Public Transport23,34330.815.916,24125.613.7+7,102
Bicycle4680.60.74000.60.7+68
Walked only2,6213.53.92,3083.64.1+313
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas40,67253.732.732,35151.130.0+8,321
Speaks a language other than English at home42,00455.426.234,20554.022.6+7,799
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20169,44012.56.0--------

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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