Leeton Shire

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Leeton Shire 52.5% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 47.5% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in Leeton Shire vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industries
Leeton Shire20212016change
Namenumber%. New South Walesnumber%. New South Wales2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)4,694100.0100.04,577100.0100.0+117
Age structure
15 - 24 years72115.413.863313.814.0+88
25 - 54 years2,72258.065.82,80461.366.6-82
55 - 64 years93119.815.386819.015.0+63
65 years and over3096.65.12675.84.3+42
Top three industries
Education and training58112.48.752411.58.3+57
Agriculture, forestry and fishing53711.42.054812.02.2-11
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers64313.711.860813.312.7+35
Hours worked
Full time3,07865.658.03,08767.463.1-9
Part time1,51732.340.31,37530.034.9+142
Bachelor or higher degree79617.038.469615.232.6+100
Advanced diploma or diploma3617.711.03277.111.1+34
Certificate level1,47931.521.21,39030.422.2+89
No qualifications1,92040.927.01,95942.831.1-39
Individual Income
Less than $50063713.611.5--00--
$500 -$1,9993,49774.564.9--00--
$2,000 or more52211.122.7--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport90.24.0120.316.0-3
Walked only1833.92.52064.53.9-23
Other Characteristics
Born overseas66214.134.146010.132.8+202
Speaks a language other than English at home54111.527.24219.226.4+120
Arrived between 2016 and August 20212204.76.2--00--

Leeton Shire

economic profile