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Waratah-Wynyard Council area

Characteristics of the unemployed

6.9% of the resident workforce of Waratah-Wynyard Council area were unemployed in 2011, compared to 5.7% in Greater Hobart.

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 Waratah-Wynyard Council area go to the Unemployment page.

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

Characteristics of the unemployed ()
Waratah-Wynyard Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%Greater Hobart %Number%Greater Hobart %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons4206.95.74698.25.9-49
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years14233.838.813228.138.7+10
25 - 54 years22954.550.426857.151.7-39
55 - 64 years4911.79.96914.79.1-20
65 years and over00.00.900.00.40
Looking for--------------
Full-time work26061.960.630965.961.5-49
Part-time work16038.139.416034.138.50
Bachelor or higher degree174.013.5153.210.2+2
Advanced diploma or diploma163.84.9173.64.4-1
Certificate level11026.221.38217.515.1+28
No qualifications27766.055.832769.764.1-50
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 1213031.044.510121.538.3+29
Year 115412.910.9398.310.8+15
Under Year 1021651.435.930264.439.9-86
Still attending92.16.4153.27.6-6
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59938792.188.9--------
$600 to $1,249286.77.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 00.01.2--------
$2,000 or more 00.00.7--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home30.710.7132.87.5-10
Has broadband internet access at home27665.768.610522.432.8+171
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)13832.928.016635.429.1-28

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

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