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RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island

Resident workers - Key statistics

194 people or 27.8% of the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island's resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) 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
RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island20162011Change
NameNumber%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services %Number%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)699100.0100.0677100.0100.0+22
Males55479.352.156383.253.9-9
Females13419.247.712117.946.4+13
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years405.75.4466.86.0-6
25 - 54 years48970.065.048070.966.4+9
55 - 64 years13819.719.414020.720.8-2
65 years and over263.79.5213.16.8+5
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers16524.711.916124.211.2+4
Clerical and administrative workers11517.221.610615.924.0+9
Machinery operators and drivers10715.30.49013.30.5+17
Hours worked--------------
Full time54377.760.751475.961.1+29
Part time14220.338.314521.437.9-3
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree11316.250.112318.246.6-10
Advanced diploma or diploma8111.614.08011.814.4+1
Certificate level27839.815.922332.914.5+55
No qualifications19728.217.622332.921.4-26
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500344.914.8--------
$500 -$1,74938755.456.3--------
$1,750 or more26137.328.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car53576.560.148872.162.3+47
Public Transport294.17.8324.77.4-3
Bicycle30.40.460.90.5-3
Walked only00.01.791.32.4-9
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas9513.621.411517.021.9-20
Speaks a language other than English at home142.05.2243.54.4-10
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201691.31.2--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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