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RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island

Resident workers - Key statistics

497 people or 25.9% of the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island's resident workers (Administrative and Support 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)1,917100.0100.01,739100.0100.0+178
Males94849.552.180446.253.9+144
Females96950.547.793653.846.4+33
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1658.65.41579.06.0+8
25 - 54 years1,19762.465.01,15166.266.4+46
55 - 64 years43122.519.438922.420.8+42
65 years and over1316.89.5512.96.8+80
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers85344.51.572141.51.3+132
Technicians and trades workers29015.111.924814.311.2+42
Clerical and administrative workers20010.421.620111.624.0-1
Hours worked--------------
Full time78440.960.770840.761.1+76
Part time1,11057.938.399056.937.9+120
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree25113.150.124714.246.6+4
Advanced diploma or diploma24612.814.019511.214.4+51
Certificate level54128.215.941924.114.5+122
No qualifications81842.717.680546.321.4+13
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50060231.414.8--------
$500 -$1,7491,17761.456.3--------
$1,750 or more1015.328.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,41874.060.11,25672.262.3+162
Public Transport331.77.8623.67.4-29
Bicycle40.20.480.50.5-4
Walked only392.01.7462.62.4-7
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas36819.221.433619.321.9+32
Speaks a language other than English at home814.25.2824.74.4-1
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016382.01.2--------

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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