Mosman Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

10,032 people or 71.6% of Mosman Council area's resident workers 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Current benchmark:
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Local workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Mosman Council area2016
Namenumber%. % New South Wales
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)14,003100.0100.0
Males7,12550.952.6
Females6,87949.147.4
Age structure
15 - 24 years1,3429.614.0
25 - 54 years9,20265.766.6
55 - 64 years2,23716.015.0
65 years and over1,2308.84.3
Top three industries
Professional, scientific and technical services2,72819.48.1
Financial and insurance services1,93013.84.9
Health care and social assistance1,39910.012.5
Top three occupations
Professionals5,53039.523.6
Managers3,36524.013.5
Clerical and administrative workers1,68712.013.8
Hours worked
Full time9,30166.463.1
Part time4,51332.234.9
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree8,59761.432.6
Advanced diploma or diploma1,43510.211.2
Certificate level1,0577.522.2
No qualifications2,55518.231.1
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
Car6,05143.262.1
Public Transport4,36231.215.9
Bicycle1260.90.7
Walked only6334.53.9
Other Characteristics
Born overseas5,69140.632.7
Speaks a language other than English at home2,42517.326.2
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161,2729.16.0

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