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Characteristics of the unemployed

5.5% of the resident workforce of Randwick City were unemployed in 2011, compared to 5.7% in Greater Sydney.

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 Randwick City go to the Unemployment page.

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

Characteristics of the unemployed ()
Randwick City20112006Change
NameNumber%Greater Sydney %Number%Greater Sydney %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons3,6495.55.72,7784.55.3+871
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,46040.033.11,00736.232.3+453
25 - 54 years1,81749.855.61,51554.556.9+302
55 - 64 years3279.010.02308.39.4+97
65 years and over451.21.2260.91.4+19
Looking for--------------
Full-time work1,67245.858.21,39450.261.1+278
Part-time work1,97754.241.81,38449.838.9+593
Bachelor or higher degree1,25934.521.480629.016.0+453
Advanced diploma or diploma2867.88.82147.76.9+72
Certificate level3489.515.132511.714.6+23
No qualifications1,58643.549.91,26645.655.1+320
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 122,80877.059.91,96670.850.5+842
Year 111313.65.51425.16.1-11
Under Year 1050313.826.450218.133.8+1
Still attending1153.24.8712.64.4+44
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5993,00182.285.9--------
$600 to $1,2493208.87.3--------
$1,250 to $1,999 1514.12.3--------
$2,000 or more 1083.02.0--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home1,76748.444.71,29046.443.3+477
Has broadband internet access at home2,82277.378.71,60257.749.4+1,220
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)70919.427.752318.828.2+186

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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