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Hilltops Council area

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Hilltops Council area 51.8% of the local workers are males and 48.2% are female.

The local workers are 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 the Canberra Region vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the local workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Local workers key statistics - All industries
Hilltops Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%NSW %Number%NSW %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)6,373100.0100.06,726100.0100.0-353
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years83513.114.41,00915.015.4-174
25 - 54 years3,90861.367.84,31064.169.2-402
55 - 64 years1,20218.914.51,06115.812.9+141
65 years and over4286.73.43465.12.6+82
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,34721.02.21,53422.72.7-187
Retail trade89714.010.490813.411.2-11
Health care and social assistance72711.311.66719.910.5+56
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers85413.413.283812.513.5+16
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,94361.964.64,35064.765.5-407
Part time2,33636.734.02,22533.132.6+111
Bachelor or higher degree94014.728.281112.124.4+129
Advanced diploma or diploma5428.510.65037.59.8+39
Certificate level1,78228.022.31,70325.321.9+79
No qualifications3,00547.234.63,26848.638.3-263
Individual Income--------------
$600 -$12492,72142.739.8--------
$1250 or more1,10017.331.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport220.313.8220.312.40
Walked only4036.34.15237.84.5-120
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3715.829.93975.927.6-26
Speaks a language other than English at home1141.822.41241.819.5-10
Arrived between 2006 and 2011510.85.3--------

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