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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

11,925 people or 58.7% of the City of Burnside's local labour force have a tertiary qualification .

The local labour force includes 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 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Burnside20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers20,305100.0100.020,141100.0100.0+164
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,97114.615.43,06615.216.6-95
25 - 54 years12,07159.465.712,50362.167.6-432
55 - 64 years3,94019.415.63,67118.213.5+269
65 years and over1,3236.53.39014.52.3+422
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance3,46617.113.63,29816.412.5+168
Professional, scientific and technical services2,60812.85.52,60012.95.2+8
Education and training2,29811.37.92,20110.97.6+97
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers2,84714.014.42,97414.8---127
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger13,56866.869.413,60467.568.1-36
Public transport1,4837.36.51,3296.66.3+154
Walked only5882.93.26203.13.6-32
Hours worked--------------
Full time11,64457.360.212,14460.361.8-500
Part time7,53537.133.56,91234.331.7+623
Bachelor or higher degree9,87348.622.18,84943.918.5+1,024
Advanced diploma or diploma2,05210.19.42,11610.58.4-64
Certificate level2,23611.023.62,29311.422.1-57
No qualifications5,46726.941.06,03029.946.0-563
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5995,13625.330.6--------
$600 to $1,2496,29531.043.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 4,46222.017.8--------
$2,000 or more 4,18320.66.7--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English3,75418.513.13,09915.410.7+655
Has broadband internet access at home17,48886.179.412,13460.240.2+5,354
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)6,74333.234.16,41231.833.6+331

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