Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Characteristics of the unemployed

6.3% of the resident workforce of Goulburn Mulwaree Council area were unemployed in 2016, compared to 6.3% in New South Wales.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area go to the Unemployment page.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 and 2011 – by usual residence

Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics
Goulburn Mulwaree Council area20162011change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2011 to 2016
Key statistics
Total persons851100.0100.0737100.0100.0+114
Unemployment rate--6.36.3--5.794.1+0.5%
Age structure
15 - 24 years25029.433.124333.02.1+7
25 - 54 years46454.552.940054.33.4+64
55 - 64 years11113.012.39012.20.7+21
65 years and over212.51.8111.50.1+10
Looking for
Full-time work52962.255.047464.33.7+55
Part-time work32638.345.026736.22.5+59
Bachelor or higher degree637.420.4466.21.0+17
Advanced diploma or diploma495.88.2446.00.5+5
Certificate level21124.818.415521.01.1+56
No qualifications48056.449.644460.23.3+36
Highest level of schooling
Year 1229634.857.121429.03.2+82
Year 119010.68.2739.90.5+17
Under Year 1044552.332.342958.22.4+16
Education institute attending
Not Attending67979.870.457277.64.5+107
Secondary school465.46.3486.50.3-2
Field of qualification
Natural and Physical Sciences121.41.70--0.1+12
Information Technology172.03.0111.50.2+6
Engineering and Related Technologies546.36.8192.60.4+35
Architecture and Building212.52.3223.00.2-1
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies101.21.1121.60.1-2
Management and Commerce748.713.5577.70.8+17
Society and Culture607.17.1405.40.4+20
Creative Arts101.23.0111.50.2-1
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services323.83.2324.30.2--
Mixed Field Programmes000.20--0.0--
Other characteristics
Speaks a language other than English at home677.935.5324.31.9+35
Arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 2016333.912.9--------
Has internet access at home65977.485.953272.25.1+127
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)26831.527.523131.31.8+37

Goulburn Mulwaree

economic profile