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Resident workers - Key statistics

12,933 people or 64.3% of the City of Burnside's resident workers 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Burnside20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)20,125100.0100.020,300100.0100.0-175
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,54912.714.12,96614.615.4-417
25 - 54 years12,12760.364.512,07559.565.7+52
55 - 64 years3,82719.016.83,94219.415.6-115
65 years and over1,6268.14.61,3216.53.3+305
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance3,67818.314.83,46517.113.6+213
Professional, scientific and technical services2,54612.65.62,61212.95.5-66
Education and training2,37511.88.62,29611.37.9+79
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers2,55112.713.32,84814.014.4-297
Hours worked--------------
Full time11,52557.358.311,64957.460.2-124
Part time8,38241.640.18,34741.137.9+35
Bachelor or higher degree10,93654.325.99,87548.622.1+1,061
Advanced diploma or diploma1,9979.910.62,04810.19.4-51
Certificate level2,08510.425.12,24111.023.6-156
No qualifications4,68723.335.75,46526.941.0-778
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 Transport1,6108.07.01,4977.46.7+113
Walked only5532.72.85892.93.2-36
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas6,26431.123.25,61127.622.0+653
Speaks a language other than English at home4,62823.015.43,75318.513.1+875
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,0815.43.8--------

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