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RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island

Resident workers - Key statistics

3,863 people or 74.1% of the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island's resident workers (Education and Training) 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)5,211100.0100.04,731100.0100.0+480
Males1,48028.452.11,49031.553.9-10
Females3,72571.547.73,24768.646.4+478
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2965.75.42435.16.0+53
25 - 54 years3,25662.565.02,94262.266.4+314
55 - 64 years1,34725.819.41,32027.920.8+27
65 years and over3296.39.52184.66.8+111
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals3,14360.350.23,02664.050.0+117
Community and personal service workers87216.71.564713.70.4+225
Clerical and administrative workers4869.321.64509.524.0+36
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,60350.060.72,54653.861.1+57
Part time2,55249.038.32,17145.937.9+381
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,14460.350.12,73057.746.6+414
Advanced diploma or diploma71913.814.077716.414.4-58
Certificate level60411.615.94369.214.5+168
No qualifications64512.417.667014.221.4-25
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50079515.314.8--------
$500 -$1,7493,17761.056.3--------
$1,750 or more1,19022.828.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car4,06077.960.13,66877.562.3+392
Public Transport2114.07.82024.37.4+9
Bicycle160.30.4190.40.5-3
Walked only841.61.71192.52.4-35
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas95618.321.490519.121.9+51
Speaks a language other than English at home2284.45.22014.24.4+27
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016490.91.2--------

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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