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City of Port Adelaide Enfield

Characteristics of the unemployed

6.8% of the resident workforce of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield were unemployed in 2011, compared to 5.8% in Greater Adelaide.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield go to the Unemployment page.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Characteristics of the unemployed ()
City of Port Adelaide Enfield20112006Change
NameNumber%Greater Adelaide %Number%Greater Adelaide %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons3,5826.85.83,1817.05.2+401
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,13231.637.71,02532.237.6+107
25 - 54 years2,14259.853.01,87558.954.0+267
55 - 64 years2978.38.52628.27.9+35
65 years and over110.30.8190.60.5-8
Looking for--------------
Full-time work2,26263.158.72,07165.161.3+191
Part-time work1,32036.941.31,11034.938.7+210
Bachelor or higher degree52314.614.73109.711.1+213
Advanced diploma or diploma2135.95.61374.34.9+76
Certificate level69419.420.151816.316.4+176
No qualifications1,94454.355.11,96261.760.7-18
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 121,73448.448.41,23939.041.1+495
Year 1163717.818.763520.020.3+2
Under Year 1087824.522.71,00231.527.8-124
Still attending1373.87.31504.76.9-13
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5993,16888.488.2--------
$600 to $1,2492486.97.2--------
$1,250 to $1,999 511.41.5--------
$2,000 or more 130.40.7--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home1,27835.723.791028.620.0+368
Has broadband internet access at home2,42967.873.095930.137.0+1,470
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)97827.327.788027.727.7+98

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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