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Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

1,091 people or 22.0% of the 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Federation Council area20162011change
Namenumber%. % NSWnumber%. % NSW2011 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 fishing82816.72.173814.42.2+90
Manufacturing59211.95.890317.68.4-311
Health care and social assistance53910.912.54949.611.6+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--------

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