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Eurobodalla Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

3,676 people or 28.3% of Eurobodalla Shire's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include 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
Eurobodalla Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)12,972100.0100.012,532100.0100.0+440
Males6,49450.152.66,42651.353.4+68
Females6,48750.047.46,09848.746.6+389
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,62612.514.01,59512.714.5+31
25 - 54 years7,33256.566.67,61160.767.7-279
55 - 64 years3,15524.315.02,74921.914.4+406
65 years and over8626.64.35694.53.4+293
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance1,89314.612.51,69913.611.6+194
Retail trade1,78313.79.71,85714.810.3-74
Accommodation and food services1,41010.97.11,44911.66.7-39
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers2,09216.112.72,06716.513.2+25
Professionals2,06415.923.61,97715.822.7+87
Community and personal service workers1,71413.210.41,56712.59.5+147
Hours worked--------------
Full time6,48850.063.16,41151.264.0+77
Part time6,22448.034.95,81346.433.8+411
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2,34318.132.61,93415.427.9+409
Advanced diploma or diploma1,33310.311.21,1359.110.5+198
Certificate level4,38833.822.23,88131.022.2+507
No qualifications4,46434.431.14,95439.534.8-490
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5003,12024.117.1--------
$500 -$1,7498,39164.760.7--------
$1,750 or more1,2209.420.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car9,34672.062.18,70769.562.6+639
Public Transport940.715.91050.813.7-11
Bicycle810.60.7950.80.7-14
Walked only4823.73.95204.14.1-38
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,50911.632.71,47311.830.0+36
Speaks a language other than English at home4423.426.23542.822.6+88
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161110.96.0--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions).

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