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RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island

Resident workers - Key statistics

855 people or 15.7% of the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island's resident workers (Retail Trade) 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)5,449100.0100.05,850100.0100.0-401
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,61529.65.41,78030.46.0-165
25 - 54 years2,73250.165.03,05852.366.4-326
55 - 64 years84215.519.481513.920.8+27
65 years and over2564.79.51993.46.8+57
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers2,99054.91.92,97850.91.7+12
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,20340.460.72,46542.161.1-262
Part time3,19258.638.33,32056.837.9-128
Bachelor or higher degree4858.950.14417.546.6+44
Advanced diploma or diploma3706.814.03706.314.40
Certificate level1,32424.315.91,31722.514.5+7
No qualifications3,13357.517.63,56260.921.4-429
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5002,14439.314.8--------
$500 -$1,7492,99154.956.3--------
$1,750 or more2694.928.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport1322.47.81482.57.4-16
Walked only1723.21.72253.82.4-53
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas69512.821.477313.221.9-78
Speaks a language other than English at home1793.35.21883.24.4-9
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016541.01.2--------

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