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Berrigan Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

768 people or 23.4% of Berrigan Shire'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
Berrigan Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,282100.0100.03,412100.0100.0-130
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years40112.214.040111.814.50
25 - 54 years1,80354.966.61,95457.367.7-151
55 - 64 years75823.115.076922.514.4-11
65 years and over32810.04.32878.43.4+41
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing60618.52.164618.92.2-40
Health care and social assistance39412.012.540311.811.6-9
Accommodation and food services2858.77.12998.86.7-14
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers43513.312.747413.913.2-39
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,88757.563.12,06860.664.0-181
Part time1,29139.334.91,24236.433.8+49
Bachelor or higher degree46014.032.641512.227.9+45
Advanced diploma or diploma3089.411.22818.210.5+27
Certificate level1,02331.222.296528.322.2+58
No qualifications1,32740.431.11,57446.134.8-247
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50075623.017.1--------
$500 -$1,7492,12564.760.7--------
$1,750 or more33210.120.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport200.615.9260.813.7-6
Walked only2116.43.92467.24.1-35
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2567.832.72336.830.0+23
Speaks a language other than English at home1273.926.2812.422.6+46
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016421.36.0--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.