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Tourism and hospitality workforce

In 2011, there were 2,155 people who make up the tourism and hospitality workforce in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield, of this 39.0% worked full-time and 55.9% worked part-time.

Tourism and hospitality are key industries in many parts of Australia, but it has not been well represented in economic profiles in the past due to the difficulty in defining it.

The tourism and hospitality industries are defined by the ABS not as regular industries but as a set of occupation categories working across a number of industries.

This page presents some key statistics for tourism and hospitality workers in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield with comparisons to benchmark areas. Tourism and hospitality data should be viewed in conjunction with the Industry sector analysis page for the accomodation sector, which has modelled estimates of the size of the industry on an annual basis. The Employment locations page will show where accommodation activity is taking place and the Local workers section will reveal the characteristics of accommodation workers.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work
Tourism and hospitality workforce
City of Port Adelaide Enfield20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %% of total industry in City of Port Adelaide EnfieldNumber%South Australia %% of total industry in City of Port Adelaide Enfield2006 to 2011
Tourism workforce------------------
Total workers2,155100.0100.03.91,850100.0100.03.5+305
Age structure------------------
15 to 24 years60328.034.19.056330.434.67.8+40
25 to 44 years82938.536.83.462033.536.32.6+209
45 to 54 Years40418.716.32.843123.317.43.3-27
55 to 64 Years26812.410.73.121411.610.23.1+54
65 years and over512.42.23.7221.21.52.6+29
Hours worked------------------
Part time1,20555.955.99.593050.352.78.1+275
Full time84039.038.32.181143.841.32.1+29
Bachelor or higher degree1928.910.22.21055.77.71.6+87
Advanced diploma or diploma1265.87.02.6784.25.82.0+48
Certificate level44220.521.32.834018.419.82.5+102
No qualifications1,28259.557.65.21,23566.861.84.8+47
Born overseas65130.226.34.545124.421.93.7+200
Birthplace not stated341.61.25.4432.32.03.9-9
Speaks a language other than English53724.919.95.833117.915.54.9+206
Individual income------------------
Nil to $5991,29360.058.410.9----------
$600 to $1,49977235.837.02.3----------
$1500 to $1,999291.31.80.5----------
$2,000 or more 331.51.41.0----------
Method of travel to work------------------
Car driver &/or passenger1,41665.758.73.11,19664.656.62.9+220
Public transport954.47.87.8693.78.05.5+26

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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