Camden Council area

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Camden Council area 50.2% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 49.8% 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 Camden Council area 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
Camden Council area20212016change
Namenumber%. New South Walesnumber%. New South Wales2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)34,394100.0100.024,447100.0100.0+9,947
Age structure
15 - 24 years7,27321.113.84,91820.114.0+2,355
25 - 54 years21,86663.665.815,52863.566.6+6,338
55 - 64 years4,17612.115.33,22513.215.0+951
65 years and over1,0763.15.17893.24.3+287
Top three industries
Retail trade4,59913.49.03,23913.39.7+1,360
Health care and social assistance4,25612.414.42,4269.912.5+1,830
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers5,38815.711.84,17917.112.7+1,209
Clerical and administrative workers4,25112.413.03,14412.913.8+1,107
Hours worked
Full time16,62848.358.014,90861.063.1+1,720
Part time17,08449.740.39,02836.934.9+8,056
Bachelor or higher degree7,71422.438.44,16817.032.6+3,546
Advanced diploma or diploma3,88111.311.02,55710.511.1+1,324
Certificate level9,72128.321.27,30229.922.2+2,419
No qualifications12,33535.927.09,69539.731.1+2,640
Individual Income
Less than $5005,41715.711.5--00--
$500 -$1,99924,04469.964.9--00--
$2,000 or more4,58213.322.7--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport3441.04.04471.816.0-103
Walked only3311.02.53251.33.9+6
Other Characteristics
Born overseas8,46024.634.15,24421.532.8+3,216
Speaks a language other than English at home7,23321.027.24,10116.826.4+3,132
Arrived between 2016 and August 20211,0022.96.2--00--

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