Hawkesbury City

Characteristics of the unemployed

4.3% of the resident workforce of Hawkesbury City 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 Hawkesbury City 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
Hawkesbury City20162011change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2011 to 2016
Key statistics
Total persons1,445100.0100.01,509100.0100.0-64
Unemployment rate--4.36.3--4.694.1-0.3%
Age structure
15 - 24 years58440.433.159439.42.1-10
25 - 54 years66045.752.974449.33.4-84
55 - 64 years16411.312.31509.90.7+14
65 years and over362.51.8211.40.1+15
Looking for
Full-time work81056.155.087958.33.7-69
Part-time work63243.745.062941.72.5+3
Bachelor or higher degree1379.520.41057.01.0+32
Advanced diploma or diploma1137.88.2986.50.5+15
Certificate level33823.418.433922.51.1-1
No qualifications81956.749.689359.23.3-74
Highest level of schooling
Year 1259341.057.152634.93.2+67
Year 1114510.08.21328.70.5+13
Under Year 1067446.632.382454.62.4-150
Education institute attending
Not Attending1,04572.370.41,11674.04.5-71
Secondary school1409.76.31117.40.3+29
Field of qualification
Natural and Physical Sciences130.91.7151.00.1-2
Information Technology342.43.0231.50.2+11
Engineering and Related Technologies664.66.8694.60.4-3
Architecture and Building342.42.3422.80.2-8
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies201.41.1261.70.1-6
Management and Commerce1309.013.516510.90.8-35
Society and Culture876.07.1895.90.4-2
Creative Arts312.13.0302.00.2+1
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services684.73.2523.40.2+16
Mixed Field Programmes000.20--0.0--
Other characteristics
Speaks a language other than English at home976.735.51026.81.9-5
Arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 2016241.712.9--------
Has internet access at home1,23585.585.91,23281.65.1+3
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)42129.127.550133.21.8-80

Hawkesbury City

economic profile