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Snowy Monaro Regional Council area

Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

2,525 people or 26.7% of Snowy Monaro Regional Council area's local 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.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Snowy Monaro Regional Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%Regional NSW %Number%Regional NSW %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers9,468100.0100.09,093100.0100.0+375
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,28813.615.41,18013.016.1+108
25 - 54 years5,92362.664.05,92765.267.0-4
55 - 64 years1,63517.316.51,47916.313.8+156
65 years and over6226.64.15075.63.2+115
Top three industries--------------
Accommodation and food services1,23813.17.71,19913.27.5+39
Retail trade95710.111.498610.812.3-29
Agriculture, forestry and fishing95510.15.81,06011.77.0-105
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,44015.215.21,39615.415.4+44
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger6,10464.571.25,63462.068.4+470
Public transport1221.31.81121.21.7+10
Walked only7968.44.18679.54.7-71
Hours worked--------------
Full time6,08864.360.45,85864.460.8+230
Part time2,80029.633.02,71629.932.4+84
Bachelor or higher degree1,68817.817.81,44915.915.4+239
Advanced diploma or diploma8378.89.17778.58.2+60
Certificate level2,79229.529.02,51227.627.0+280
No qualifications3,66838.739.43,78141.643.4-113
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5993,24634.333.5--------
$600 to $1,2493,96741.940.5--------
$1,250 to $1,999 1,50615.917.3--------
$2,000 or more 5746.16.9--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English4624.94.93804.24.2+82
Has broadband internet access at home7,17375.878.42,96232.640.7+4,211
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)3,17333.536.43,07433.836.1+99

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.