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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

910 people or 17.7% of the Federation Council area's local 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 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Federation Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%NSW %Number%NSW %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers5,130100.0100.05,209100.0100.0-79
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years67413.114.570313.515.8-29
25 - 54 years3,12060.867.73,39365.168.9-273
55 - 64 years1,02520.014.486116.512.7+164
65 years and over3116.13.42524.82.6+59
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing73814.42.21,04820.12.7-310
Retail trade4959.610.357811.111.1-83
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers76514.913.281515.6---50
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger3,61370.462.93,41965.662.3+194
Public transport220.413.6390.712.3-17
Walked only2234.34.12975.74.4-74
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,20862.564.03,33163.964.6-123
Part time1,57430.729.91,48928.629.0+85
Bachelor or higher degree57811.327.95019.623.9+77
Advanced diploma or diploma3326.510.53085.99.6+24
Certificate level1,56130.422.21,40226.921.8+159
No qualifications2,37246.234.82,69051.638.8-318
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5991,86436.327.9--------
$600 to $1,2492,23643.639.5--------
$1,250 to $1,999 73314.319.8--------
$2,000 or more 1502.911.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English881.722.6711.420.0+17
Has broadband internet access at home3,88275.782.42,03339.053.5+1,849
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)1,90637.233.51,89936.532.6+7

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.