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Resident workers - Key statistics

10,032 people or 71.6% of the Mosman Council area'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
Mosman Council area20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)14,003100.0100.013,486100.0100.0+517
Males7,12550.952.67,05452.353.4+71
Females6,87949.147.46,43647.746.6+443
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,3429.614.01,36610.114.5-24
25 - 54 years9,20265.766.69,04167.067.7+161
55 - 64 years2,23716.015.02,11715.714.4+120
65 years and over1,2308.84.39757.23.4+255
Top three industries--------------
Professional, scientific and technical services2,72819.48.12,73120.27.9-3
Financial and insurance services1,93013.84.91,99114.75.0-61
Health care and social assistance1,39910.012.51,2729.411.6+127
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals5,53039.523.65,37039.822.7+160
Managers3,36524.013.53,01322.313.3+352
Clerical and administrative workers1,68712.013.81,80013.315.1-113
Hours worked--------------
Full time9,30166.463.18,94266.364.0+359
Part time4,51332.234.94,35832.333.8+155
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree8,59761.432.67,70257.127.9+895
Advanced diploma or diploma1,43510.211.21,52411.310.5-89
Certificate level1,0577.522.21,0697.922.2-12
No qualifications2,55518.231.12,73020.234.8-175
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,59711.417.1--------
$500 -$1,7495,44838.960.7--------
$1,750 or more6,77048.320.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car6,05143.262.15,99544.562.6+56
Public Transport4,36231.215.93,93529.213.7+427
Bicycle1260.90.71361.00.7-10
Walked only6334.53.96685.04.1-35
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas5,69140.632.75,23638.830.0+455
Speaks a language other than English at home2,42517.326.21,94314.422.6+482
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,2729.16.0--------

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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