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Local workers - Key statistics - Health Care and Social Assistance

In the Cumberland Council area 22.3% of the local workers are males and 77.7% 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 Cumberland Council area 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 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Please note – The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. To provide this detail, Cumberland Council area in 2011 had to be constructed from a best fit of Work Destination Zones (DZNs). While it may not be an exact match to the LGA or region boundary, it is considered close enough to allow some comparison. Users should treat this time series data with caution, however, and not compare directly with 2011 data from any other source.

Local workers key statistics - Health Care and Social Assistance
Cumberland Council area20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)6,509100.0100.05,121100.0100.0+1,388
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years67610.49.04999.79.2+177
25 - 54 years4,47868.867.03,45567.569.0+1,023
55 - 64 years1,00615.519.392918.118.3+77
65 years and over3435.34.72394.73.5+104
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers2,50438.530.81,68732.929.8+817
Clerical and administrative workers88913.713.774514.514.5+144
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,68056.551.82,86656.051.0+814
Part time2,72041.847.22,16742.346.3+553
Bachelor or higher degree2,78242.745.02,00839.239.6+774
Advanced diploma or diploma1,11817.215.374714.614.1+371
Certificate level1,08016.619.389217.419.1+188
No qualifications1,29619.917.31,14222.321.5+154
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,09416.814.4--------
$500 -$1,7494,45368.467.9--------
$1,750 or more87913.516.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport6329.710.152310.28.8+109
Walked only1983.03.92174.24.3-19
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas4,13663.535.92,95057.632.7+1,186
Speaks a language other than English at home4,16964.027.42,77654.222.9+1,393
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20165188.05.5--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.