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Limestone Coast region

Resident workers - Key statistics

88 people or 7.2% of the Limestone Coast region's resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) 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
Limestone Coast region20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,219100.0100.01,231100.0100.0-12
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years665.46.4776.37.1-11
25 - 54 years73460.265.876562.168.8-31
55 - 64 years29524.221.929223.720.0+3
65 years and over1179.66.0917.44.1+26
Top three occupations--------------
Machinery operators and drivers57246.945.163051.945.9-58
Clerical and administrative workers30525.222.330925.122.7-4
Hours worked--------------
Full time84369.269.284568.670.7-2
Part time35228.929.537430.427.1-22
Bachelor or higher degree312.510.9161.37.7+15
Advanced diploma or diploma574.78.4433.56.8+14
Certificate level34428.225.926021.123.8+84
No qualifications73460.251.682366.957.0-89
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50016413.512.7--------
$500 -$1,74995578.372.0--------
$1,750 or more857.013.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport00.
Walked only594.82.1433.52.4+16
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas816.623.4796.421.8+2
Speaks a language other than English at home201.615.9141.112.9+6
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201680.72.7--------

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