Hawkesbury City

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

10,617 people or 31.8% of Hawkesbury 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

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Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Hawkesbury City20212016change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)33,364100.0100.032,329100.0100.0+1,035
Age structure
15 - 24 years5,42816.313.85,51817.114.0-90
25 - 54 years20,50161.465.720,30162.866.6+200
55 - 64 years5,67117.015.35,05615.615.0+615
65 years and over1,7755.35.11,4434.54.3+332
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance3,74011.214.43,1899.912.5+551
Education and training3,0839.28.72,7628.58.4+321
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers6,15118.411.96,01518.612.7+136
Clerical and administrative workers4,82814.513.04,89515.113.8-67
Hours worked
Full time18,66755.958.021,08765.263.1-2,420
Part time14,11742.340.310,59332.834.9+3,524
Bachelor or higher degree6,71620.138.45,28316.332.6+1,433
Advanced diploma or diploma3,90111.711.03,67011.411.2+231
Certificate level11,03333.121.310,85733.622.2+176
No qualifications11,00333.027.011,65836.131.1-655
Individual Income
Less than $5003,94011.811.5--------
$500 -$1,99923,27269.864.9--------
$2,000 or more5,78417.322.7--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport4741.44.01,7295.315.9-1,255
Walked only5521.72.56121.93.9-60
Other Characteristics
Born overseas4,75114.233.94,35713.532.7+394
Speaks a language other than English at home2,4637.427.11,9155.926.2+548
Arrived between 2016 and August 20215091.56.1--------

Hawkesbury City

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