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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

18,837 people or 24.8% of the City of Onkaparinga's local labour force 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 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Onkaparinga20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers75,917100.0100.070,495100.0100.0+5,422
Males39,85552.552.937,49153.253.6+2,364
Females36,06247.547.133,00446.846.4+3,058
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years12,30316.215.412,66218.016.6-359
25 - 54 years49,70465.565.747,33567.167.6+2,369
55 - 64 years12,03615.915.69,52213.513.5+2,514
65 years and over1,8742.53.39761.42.3+898
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance11,53615.213.69,71713.812.5+1,819
Retail trade9,87713.011.29,51313.511.8+364
Manufacturing8,51711.210.510,70515.212.8-2,188
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers13,21417.414.112,26017.4--+954
Professionals11,92415.719.610,12914.4--+1,795
Clerical and administrative workers11,76815.514.411,03415.7--+734
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger55,40373.069.450,62571.868.1+4,778
Public transport4,4035.86.54,2716.16.3+132
Bicycle2710.40.23400.50.3-69
Walked only1,0131.33.21,0821.53.6-69
Hours worked--------------
Full time44,68458.960.242,63460.561.8+2,050
Part time26,42334.833.523,42933.231.7+2,994
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree11,62315.322.18,82312.518.5+2,800
Advanced diploma or diploma7,2149.59.45,8688.38.4+1,346
Certificate level21,89928.823.618,70526.522.1+3,194
No qualifications32,21442.441.033,70047.846.0-1,486
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59923,66431.230.6--------
$600 to $1,24935,69547.043.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 12,45616.417.8--------
$2,000 or more 3,0814.16.7--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English4,2805.613.13,4274.910.7+853
Has broadband internet access at home61,93281.679.429,47541.840.2+32,457
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)27,78836.634.125,33235.933.6+2,456

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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