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Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

35,383 people or 56.1% of Randwick City's local 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 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Randwick City20112006Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers63,016100.0100.059,225100.0100.0+3,791
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years8,25413.114.59,40615.915.8-1,152
25 - 54 years45,55272.367.742,06171.068.9+3,491
55 - 64 years7,19311.414.46,24310.512.7+950
65 years and over2,0173.23.41,5152.62.6+502
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance7,76012.311.66,93511.710.5+825
Professional, scientific and technical services7,51111.97.96,32110.77.3+1,190
Education and training6,40910.27.95,4769.27.6+933
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers9,59915.215.19,51716.1--+82
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger30,52148.462.929,00449.062.3+1,517
Public transport16,42426.113.615,12525.512.3+1,299
Walked only3,8736.14.13,7876.44.4+86
Hours worked--------------
Full time41,85866.464.039,79867.264.6+2,060
Part time17,60327.929.915,96427.029.0+1,639
Bachelor or higher degree28,51745.327.923,37239.523.9+5,145
Advanced diploma or diploma6,86610.910.56,14410.49.6+722
Certificate level8,84014.022.28,72414.721.8+116
No qualifications16,33425.934.817,85930.238.8-1,525
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59913,25621.027.9--------
$600 to $1,24922,01234.939.5--------
$1,250 to $1,999 15,56524.719.8--------
$2,000 or more 11,24717.811.1--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English17,72528.122.615,76026.620.0+1,965
Has broadband internet access at home52,60983.582.436,32461.353.5+16,285
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)18,37329.233.515,51726.232.6+2,856

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