Campbelltown City

Characteristics of the unemployed

7.9% of the resident workforce of Campbelltown City were unemployed in 2016, compared to 6.3% in New South Wales.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in Campbelltown City go to the Unemployment page.

Data source

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

Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics
Campbelltown City20162011change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2011 to 2016
Key statistics
Total persons5,872100.0100.05,181100.0100.0+691
Unemployment rate--7.96.3--7.494.1+0.5%
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,09335.633.12,01138.82.1+82
25 - 54 years3,15153.752.92,66051.33.4+491
55 - 64 years5479.312.34749.10.7+73
65 years and over801.41.8290.60.1+51
Looking for
Full-time work3,45258.855.03,39165.53.7+61
Part-time work2,42141.245.01,79434.62.5+627
Bachelor or higher degree76113.020.44458.61.0+316
Advanced diploma or diploma5258.98.23186.10.5+207
Certificate level1,17520.018.495418.41.1+221
No qualifications3,16854.049.63,15360.93.3+15
Highest level of schooling
Year 123,16253.857.12,27743.93.2+885
Year 115339.18.24909.50.5+43
Under Year 102,05134.932.32,23543.12.4-184
Education institute attending
Not Attending4,40074.970.43,91475.54.5+486
Secondary school3485.96.32745.30.3+74
Field of qualification
Natural and Physical Sciences791.31.7531.00.1+26
Information Technology1602.73.0971.90.2+63
Engineering and Related Technologies3385.86.82685.20.4+70
Architecture and Building1031.82.31192.30.2-16
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies450.81.1250.50.1+20
Management and Commerce73512.513.553210.30.8+203
Society and Culture4257.27.12765.30.4+149
Creative Arts1041.83.0921.80.2+12
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services2324.03.21312.50.2+101
Mixed Field Programmes160.
Other characteristics
Speaks a language other than English at home2,25038.335.51,53329.61.9+717
Arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 20165038.612.9--------
Has internet access at home5,07886.585.94,27282.55.1+806
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)1,93933.027.51,69532.71.8+244

Campbelltown City Council

economic profile