Fairfield City

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Fairfield City 55.7% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 44.3% 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 Fairfield 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)58,067100.0100.057,093100.0100.0+974
Age structure
15 - 24 years7,91213.613.88,13814.314.0-226
25 - 54 years37,57364.765.837,74566.166.6-172
55 - 64 years9,86717.015.39,10415.915.0+763
65 years and over2,7114.75.12,1103.74.3+601
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance6,78911.714.45,73110.012.5+1,058
Retail trade5,82110.09.06,14410.89.7-323
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers7,79113.413.07,48613.113.8+305
Technicians and trades workers7,32112.611.88,00514.012.7-684
Hours worked
Full time30,51352.558.036,42163.863.1-5,908
Part time26,13145.040.319,08133.434.9+7,050
Bachelor or higher degree16,34428.138.412,75122.332.6+3,593
Advanced diploma or diploma6,38011.011.05,87910.311.1+501
Certificate level11,98120.621.212,45521.822.2-474
No qualifications21,86637.727.024,17342.331.1-2,307
Individual Income
Less than $5007,14712.311.5--00--
$500 -$1,99942,44773.164.9--00--
$2,000 or more7,83613.522.7--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1,6292.84.02,8305.016.0-1,201
Walked only7381.32.51,1832.13.9-445
Other Characteristics
Born overseas30,36652.334.129,23751.232.8+1,129
Speaks a language other than English at home32,51456.027.231,49755.226.4+1,017
Arrived between 2016 and August 20214,0647.06.2--00--

Fairfield City

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