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Resident workers - Key statistics

8,953 people or 27.7% of Hawkesbury City's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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.

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

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Hawkesbury City20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)32,329100.0100.031,174100.0100.0+1,155
Males17,17753.152.616,84054.053.4+337
Females15,15146.947.414,33546.046.6+816
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5,51817.114.05,54517.814.5-27
25 - 54 years20,30162.866.620,12964.667.7+172
55 - 64 years5,05615.615.04,43214.214.4+624
65 years and over1,4434.54.31,0593.43.4+384
Top three industries--------------
Construction4,91015.28.43,92612.67.3+984
Health care and social assistance3,1899.912.52,8809.211.6+309
Retail trade3,0809.59.73,25410.410.3-174
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers6,01518.612.75,86018.813.2+155
Clerical and administrative workers4,89515.113.84,80715.415.1+88
Professionals4,78114.823.64,73315.222.7+48
Hours worked--------------
Full time21,08765.263.120,25565.064.0+832
Part time10,59332.834.910,20632.733.8+387
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree5,28316.332.64,56214.627.9+721
Advanced diploma or diploma3,67011.411.23,0669.810.5+604
Certificate level10,85733.622.29,77531.422.2+1,082
No qualifications11,65836.131.112,30239.534.8-644
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5005,45416.917.1--------
$500 -$1,74920,91264.760.7--------
$1,750 or more5,25716.320.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car23,69473.362.122,29171.562.6+1,403
Public Transport1,7295.315.91,4614.713.7+268
Bicycle1120.30.71720.60.7-60
Walked only6121.93.98312.74.1-219
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas4,35713.532.74,45614.330.0-99
Speaks a language other than English at home1,9155.926.21,6805.422.6+235
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20163060.96.0--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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