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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,091 people or 22.0% of the Federation Council area'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
Federation Council area20162011Change
NameNumber%NSW %Number%NSW %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)4,968100.0100.05,129100.0100.0-161
Males2,66653.752.62,86355.853.4-197
Females2,30346.447.42,26644.246.6+37
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years69313.914.067013.114.5+23
25 - 54 years2,82856.966.63,11960.867.7-291
55 - 64 years1,06721.515.01,03320.114.4+34
65 years and over3807.64.33055.93.4+75
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing82816.02.173814.02.2+90
Manufacturing59211.45.690317.18.2-311
Health care and social assistance53910.411.94949.411.3+45
Top three occupations--------------
Managers87217.613.595418.613.3-82
Labourers86417.48.899619.48.7-132
Technicians and trades workers74214.912.776614.913.2-24
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,93659.163.13,19462.364.0-258
Part time1,91338.534.91,79735.033.8+116
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree65713.232.658011.327.9+77
Advanced diploma or diploma4348.711.23266.410.5+108
Certificate level1,60932.422.21,55730.422.2+52
No qualifications2,06841.631.12,37346.334.8-305
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,00720.317.1--------
$500 -$1,7493,37167.960.7--------
$1,750 or more4669.420.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3,52771.062.13,61570.562.6-88
Public Transport150.315.9250.513.7-10
Bicycle260.50.7491.00.7-23
Walked only2114.23.92234.34.1-12
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3416.932.73146.130.0+27
Speaks a language other than English at home1142.326.2851.722.6+29
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016621.26.0--------

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

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