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RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island

Resident workers - Key statistics

4,750 people or 60.5% of the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island's resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) 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)7,847100.0100.07,309100.0100.0+538
Males1,57420.152.11,46420.053.9+110
Females6,27379.947.75,84079.946.4+433
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4956.35.44766.56.0+19
25 - 54 years4,82461.565.04,83266.166.4-8
55 - 64 years2,07126.419.41,72723.620.8+344
65 years and over4475.79.52743.76.8+173
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals3,12239.850.22,96640.650.0+156
Community and personal service workers2,63233.51.52,24730.70.4+385
Clerical and administrative workers1,05613.521.61,02714.124.0+29
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,05138.960.72,82138.661.1+230
Part time4,74460.538.34,42260.537.9+322
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,33642.550.12,91539.946.6+421
Advanced diploma or diploma1,41418.014.01,18316.214.4+231
Certificate level1,72221.915.91,48420.314.5+238
No qualifications1,17915.017.61,43319.621.4-254
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,18815.114.8--------
$500 -$1,7495,34768.156.3--------
$1,750 or more1,19715.328.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car5,82674.260.15,38873.762.3+438
Public Transport1812.37.81712.37.4+10
Bicycle260.30.4210.30.5+5
Walked only1171.51.71241.72.4-7
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,60320.421.41,54221.121.9+61
Speaks a language other than English at home4155.35.23344.64.4+81
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161051.31.2--------

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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