Cumberland City

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Cumberland City 59.1% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 40.9% are female.

The local workers is 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 Cumberland City vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

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

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

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Local workers key statistics - All industries
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Namenumber%. New South Walesnumber%. New South Wales2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)74,004100.0100.070,670100.0100.0+3,334
Age structure
15 - 24 years9,04912.213.88,77412.414.0+275
25 - 54 years49,99267.665.848,79569.066.6+1,197
55 - 64 years11,80916.015.310,62115.015.0+1,188
65 years and over3,1464.35.12,4843.54.3+662
Top three industries
Transport, postal and warehousing8,61011.64.66,7139.54.7+1,897
Retail trade8,47611.59.07,72410.99.7+752
Top three occupations
Machinery operators and drivers10,92714.86.09,61113.66.1+1,316
Clerical and administrative workers10,38714.013.010,16914.413.8+218
Hours worked
Full time41,84656.558.048,13068.163.1-6,284
Part time30,20140.840.320,71029.334.9+9,491
Bachelor or higher degree25,28034.238.419,00226.932.6+6,278
Advanced diploma or diploma8,60011.611.07,98111.311.1+619
Certificate level13,64318.421.214,67020.822.2-1,027
No qualifications24,41633.027.026,65937.731.1-2,243
Individual Income
Less than $5007,0879.611.5--00--
$500 -$1,99954,66273.964.9--00--
$2,000 or more11,47815.522.7--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport3,4594.74.06,0558.616.0-2,596
Walked only1,3391.82.51,5182.13.9-179
Other Characteristics
Born overseas41,17655.634.137,20152.632.8+3,975
Speaks a language other than English at home41,75656.427.238,04153.826.4+3,715
Arrived between 2016 and August 20217,1259.66.2--00--

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