Griffith City

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

3,767 people or 27.5% of Griffith City'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
Griffith City20212016change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)13,690100.0100.011,713100.0100.0+1,977
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,08715.213.81,84715.814.0+240
25 - 54 years8,38761.365.77,32162.566.6+1,066
55 - 64 years2,29116.715.31,88516.115.0+406
65 years and over9266.85.16555.64.3+271
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,69912.42.01,32211.32.1+377
Health care and social assistance1,52911.214.41,1569.912.5+373
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers1,83213.411.91,61413.812.7+218
Hours worked
Full time8,89365.058.07,58564.863.1+1,308
Part time4,49132.840.33,88833.234.9+603
Bachelor or higher degree2,57118.838.41,81315.532.6+758
Advanced diploma or diploma1,1968.711.09748.311.2+222
Certificate level3,75227.421.33,41829.222.2+334
No qualifications5,75442.027.05,04643.131.1+708
Individual Income
Less than $5001,64812.011.5--------
$500 -$1,99910,41976.164.9--------
$2,000 or more1,44710.622.7--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport440.34.0290.215.9+15
Walked only3782.82.53332.83.9+45
Other Characteristics
Born overseas3,71427.133.92,36720.232.7+1,347
Speaks a language other than English at home3,51625.727.12,46521.026.2+1,051
Arrived between 2016 and August 20211,43510.56.1--------

Griffith City

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