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RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island

Resident workers - Key statistics

241 people or 40.9% of the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island's resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) 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)589100.0100.0652100.0100.0-63
Males36161.352.140061.353.9-39
Females23139.247.725038.346.4-19
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years7212.25.48513.06.0-13
25 - 54 years36862.565.042565.266.4-57
55 - 64 years10017.019.410716.420.8-7
65 years and over274.69.5253.86.8+2
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals18732.250.219630.350.0-9
Technicians and trades workers12120.511.911417.611.2+7
Managers8815.611.510216.010.2-14
Hours worked--------------
Full time41269.960.742965.861.1-17
Part time18932.138.320130.837.9-12
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree16027.250.113721.046.6+23
Advanced diploma or diploma8113.814.08112.414.40
Certificate level13422.815.913721.014.5-3
No qualifications18631.617.625639.321.4-70
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5009215.614.8--------
$500 -$1,74934358.256.3--------
$1,750 or more14925.328.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car37964.360.143466.662.3-55
Public Transport569.57.87010.77.4-14
Bicycle30.50.400.00.5+3
Walked only00.01.7121.82.4-12
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas9616.321.412218.721.9-26
Speaks a language other than English at home203.45.2223.44.4-2
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201650.81.2--------

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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