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Bayside Council area

Characteristics of the unemployed

5.7% of the resident workforce of the Bayside Council area were unemployed in 2011, compared to 5.9% in New South Wales.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in the Bayside Council area go to the Unemployment page.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Characteristics of the unemployed ()
Bayside Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons3,8615.75.93,3335.55.9+528
Males2,05653.353.61,81354.454.7+243
Females1,80546.746.41,52045.645.3+285
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,08928.233.896529.032.8+124
25 - 54 years2,31359.954.61,95158.556.7+362
55 - 64 years40610.510.436110.89.7+45
65 years and over531.41.2561.70.9-3
Looking for--------------
Full-time work2,25058.359.42,01860.562.9+232
Part-time work1,61141.740.61,31539.537.1+296
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree92423.916.560218.111.7+322
Advanced diploma or diploma3849.97.62668.05.9+118
Certificate level51713.418.244213.317.1+75
No qualifications1,79546.552.81,77353.258.4+22
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 122,54565.950.71,93958.241.6+606
Year 111684.46.71905.77.0-22
Under Year 1085522.134.392927.942.9-74
Still attending1122.95.3932.84.4+19
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5993,31585.987.2--------
$600 to $1,2493047.97.0--------
$1,250 to $1,999 882.31.9--------
$2,000 or more 481.21.5--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home2,40462.331.02,10563.227.6+299
Has broadband internet access at home3,07179.573.91,61848.541.5+1,453
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)92624.028.889526.930.2+31

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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