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Resident workers - Key statistics

20,790 people or 40.2% of the City of Charles Sturt'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 Charles Sturt20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)51,717100.0100.048,457100.0100.0+3,260
Males26,64551.551.925,45752.552.9+1,188
Females25,07448.548.122,99447.547.1+2,080
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years7,34614.214.17,47415.415.4-128
25 - 54 years34,35066.464.532,64367.465.7+1,707
55 - 64 years7,99915.516.86,94614.315.6+1,053
65 years and over2,0303.94.61,3892.93.3+641
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance7,31014.114.86,23112.913.6+1,079
Retail trade5,68511.010.75,44311.211.2+242
Education and training4,3818.58.63,6477.57.9+734
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals11,28521.820.39,97320.619.6+1,312
Clerical and administrative workers7,99315.513.38,08916.714.4-96
Technicians and trades workers6,68312.913.46,78614.014.1-103
Hours worked--------------
Full time30,77159.558.329,34860.660.2+1,423
Part time20,16739.040.118,16537.537.9+2,002
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree15,05529.125.911,69324.122.1+3,362
Advanced diploma or diploma5,73511.110.64,84910.09.4+886
Certificate level11,65022.525.110,59821.923.6+1,052
No qualifications17,86334.535.719,36640.041.0-1,503
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5009,49418.419.3--------
$500 -$1,74933,61265.064.6--------
$1,750 or more7,89515.314.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car36,41370.470.533,82169.869.1+2,592
Public Transport4,7219.17.04,0578.46.7+664
Bicycle6881.31.07101.51.0-22
Walked only8741.72.89632.03.2-89
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas13,44126.023.212,03624.822.0+1,405
Speaks a language other than English at home13,01925.215.411,62024.013.1+1,399
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162,4284.73.8--------

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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