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City of Port Adelaide Enfield

Resident workers - Key statistics

21,231 people or 40.6% of City of Port Adelaide Enfield'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.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Port Adelaide Enfield20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)52,263100.0100.049,209100.0100.0+3,054
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years6,58312.614.17,08114.415.4-498
25 - 54 years36,95770.764.534,78970.765.7+2,168
55 - 64 years7,22913.816.86,35312.915.6+876
65 years and over1,4962.94.69962.03.3+500
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance8,08315.514.86,87514.013.6+1,208
Retail trade5,38410.310.75,05710.311.2+327
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers7,11013.613.37,27314.814.4-163
Technicians and trades workers7,01713.413.47,01614.314.1+1
Hours worked--------------
Full time31,36860.058.330,46161.960.2+907
Part time19,95838.240.117,68335.937.9+2,275
Bachelor or higher degree15,52229.725.911,79724.022.1+3,725
Advanced diploma or diploma5,70910.910.64,8109.89.4+899
Certificate level11,73022.425.111,04622.423.6+684
No qualifications17,93634.335.719,47739.641.0-1,541
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5009,63918.419.3--------
$500 -$1,74935,61868.264.6--------
$1,750 or more6,37312.214.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport5,22310.07.04,93210.06.7+291
Walked only8781.72.89802.03.2-102
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas18,53835.523.215,28831.122.0+3,250
Speaks a language other than English at home16,30831.215.412,74325.913.1+3,565
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20163,6917.13.8--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions).