Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

3,488 people or 27.4% of Goulburn Mulwaree 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

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Goulburn Mulwaree Council area20162011change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)12,724100.0100.012,116100.0100.0+608
Age structure
15 - 24 years1,91115.014.01,90315.714.5+8
25 - 54 years7,87861.966.67,66763.367.7+211
55 - 64 years2,25317.715.02,03116.814.4+222
65 years and over6825.44.35154.33.4+167
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance1,90815.012.51,78014.711.6+128
Public administration and safety1,38310.96.01,38711.46.1-4
Retail trade1,36410.79.71,56012.910.3-196
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers1,94515.310.41,80114.99.5+144
Technicians and trades workers1,84614.512.71,75414.513.2+92
Hours worked
Full time7,86161.863.17,66463.364.0+197
Part time4,61836.334.94,16734.433.8+451
Bachelor or higher degree2,06116.232.61,67113.827.9+390
Advanced diploma or diploma1,42711.211.21,0658.810.5+362
Certificate level4,06732.022.23,66330.222.2+404
No qualifications4,76237.431.15,09742.134.8-335
Individual Income
Less than $5002,31418.217.1--------
$500 -$1,7498,34165.660.7--------
$1,750 or more1,82914.420.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1251.015.9850.713.7+40
Walked only4063.23.94854.04.1-79
Other Characteristics
Born overseas1,32710.432.71,0248.530.0+303
Speaks a language other than English at home6985.526.23973.322.6+301
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162261.86.0--------

Goulburn Mulwaree

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