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Resident workers - Key statistics

27,268 people or 61.0% of the City of Canada Bay'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 Canada Bay20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)44,696100.0100.038,678100.0100.0+6,018
Males22,96251.452.620,06951.953.4+2,893
Females21,73748.647.418,61548.146.6+3,122
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4,82710.814.04,31711.214.5+510
25 - 54 years32,08771.866.628,06972.667.7+4,018
55 - 64 years5,80713.015.05,00312.914.4+804
65 years and over1,9774.44.31,2823.33.4+695
Top three industries--------------
Professional, scientific and technical services5,67912.27.74,78212.17.7+897
Health care and social assistance4,66810.011.93,9339.911.3+735
Financial and insurance services4,0228.64.73,4288.74.9+594
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals14,79033.123.612,33631.922.7+2,454
Managers8,21618.413.57,09518.313.3+1,121
Clerical and administrative workers6,59414.813.86,34216.415.1+252
Hours worked--------------
Full time30,26467.763.126,40168.364.0+3,863
Part time13,70930.734.911,54029.833.8+2,169
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree22,16249.632.616,86343.627.9+5,299
Advanced diploma or diploma5,10611.411.24,52011.710.5+586
Certificate level6,03613.522.25,82215.122.2+214
No qualifications10,19222.831.19,90525.634.8+287
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5005,85113.117.1--------
$500 -$1,74923,87353.460.7--------
$1,750 or more14,36032.120.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car23,19151.962.121,88356.662.6+1,308
Public Transport12,82028.715.99,05423.413.7+3,766
Bicycle3990.90.73711.00.7+28
Walked only1,3233.03.91,0342.74.1+289
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas19,94144.632.715,08439.030.0+4,857
Speaks a language other than English at home18,30341.026.213,82535.722.6+4,478
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20164,1779.36.0--------

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

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