City of Burnside

Resident workers - Key statistics

12,933 people or 64.3% of the City of Burnside'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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Burnside2016
Namenumber%. % South Australia
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)20,125100.0100.0
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,54912.714.1
25 - 54 years12,12760.364.5
55 - 64 years3,82719.016.8
65 years and over1,6268.14.6
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance3,67818.314.8
Professional, scientific and technical services2,54612.65.6
Education and training2,37511.88.6
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers2,55112.713.3
Hours worked
Full time11,52557.358.3
Part time8,38241.640.1
Bachelor or higher degree10,93654.325.9
Advanced diploma or diploma1,9979.910.6
Certificate level2,08510.425.1
No qualifications4,68723.335.7
Individual Income
Less than $5003,54617.619.3
$500 -$1,7499,96849.564.6
$1,750 or more6,38931.714.7
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1,6108.07.0
Walked only5532.72.8
Other Characteristics
Born overseas6,26431.123.2
Speaks a language other than English at home4,62823.015.4
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,0815.43.8

City of Burnside

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