Federation Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

1,300 people or 23.8% of Federation Council area's resident workers (All industries) 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 and 2021 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
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Namenumber%. % NSWnumber%. % NSW2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)5,466100.0100.04,968100.0100.0+498
Age structure
15 - 24 years80714.813.869313.914.0+114
25 - 54 years2,95954.165.72,82856.966.6+131
55 - 64 years1,19021.815.31,06721.515.0+123
65 years and over5099.35.13807.64.3+129
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing68512.52.082816.72.1-143
Health care and social assistance67512.414.453910.912.5+136
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers82715.111.974214.912.7+85
Hours worked
Full time3,21358.858.02,93659.163.1+277
Part time2,16139.540.31,91338.534.9+248
Bachelor or higher degree79414.538.465713.232.6+137
Advanced diploma or diploma5069.311.04348.711.2+72
Certificate level1,82133.321.31,60932.422.2+212
No qualifications2,19240.127.02,06841.631.1+124
Individual Income
Less than $50089916.411.5--------
$500 -$1,9994,00673.364.9--------
$2,000 or more4798.822.7--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport70.14.0150.315.9-8
Walked only2324.22.52114.23.9+21
Other Characteristics
Born overseas3666.733.93416.932.7+25
Speaks a language other than English at home1532.827.11142.326.2+39
Arrived between 2016 and August 2021320.66.1--------

Federation Council

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