Berrigan Shire

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Berrigan Shire 51.5% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 48.5% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in Berrigan Shire vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industries
Berrigan Shire20212016change
Namenumber%. New South Walesnumber%. New South Wales2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)2,754100.0100.02,711100.0100.0+43
Age structure
15 - 24 years33512.213.832111.814.0+14
25 - 54 years1,45052.765.81,44053.166.6+10
55 - 64 years63323.015.365824.315.0-25
65 years and over33612.25.129711.04.3+39
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing54719.92.057421.22.2-27
Health care and social assistance34412.514.431011.512.5+34
Accommodation and food services32511.86.231211.57.1+13
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers37613.710.633512.410.4+41
Hours worked
Full time1,53155.658.01,54256.963.1-11
Part time1,15541.940.31,08239.934.9+73
Bachelor or higher degree44316.138.438514.232.6+58
Advanced diploma or diploma2519.111.02499.211.1+2
Certificate level88732.221.283530.822.2+52
No qualifications1,08239.327.01,08940.231.1-7
Individual Income
Less than $50052319.011.5--00--
$500 -$1,9991,92269.864.9--00--
$2,000 or more2559.322.7--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport004.060.216.0-6
Walked only1585.72.52117.83.9-53
Other Characteristics
Born overseas28010.234.12328.632.8+48
Speaks a language other than English at home1686.127.21073.926.4+61
Arrived between 2016 and August 2021642.36.2--00--

Berrigan Shire

economic profile