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District Council of Robe

Characteristics of the unemployed

3.0% of the resident workforce of District Council of Robe were unemployed in 2011, compared to 6.6% in Regional SA.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in District Council of Robe go to the Unemployment page.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 and 2011 – by usual residence

Characteristics of the unemployed
District Council of Robe20162011Change
NameNumber%Regional SA %Number%Regional SA %2011 to 2016
Key statistics--------------
Total persons21100.0100.021100.0100.00
Unemployment rate--3.06.6--2.95.4+0.1%
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years00.028.9628.632.3-6
25 - 54 years314.353.31047.655.0-7
55 - 64 years1047.616.1314.311.6+7
65 years and over00.01.700.01.20
Looking for--------------
Full-time work1571.465.41361.966.2+2
Part-time work523.834.61361.933.9-8
Bachelor or higher degree00.05.400.04.10
Advanced diploma or diploma00.04.600.03.30
Certificate level1152.427.2942.923.9+2
No qualifications942.958.11361.963.4-4
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 12733.333.3314.328.1+4
Year 11942.926.7942.927.00
Under Year 10733.336.6733.341.50
Education institute attending--------------
Not Attending1781.081.921100.081.3-4
Secondary school00.05.700.06.70
Field of qualification--------------
Natural and Physical Sciences00.00.600.00.50
Information Technology00.
Engineering and Related Technologies00.08.8314.36.5-3
Architecture and Building523.
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies00.01.900.02.00
Management and Commerce00.07.500.06.60
Society and Culture00.
Creative Arts00.01.300.01.20
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services314.33.9419.03.4-1
Mixed Field Programmes00.00.300.00.20
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home00.07.400.06.30
Arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 201600.02.8--------
Has internet access at home21100.077.622104.870.0-1
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)733.330.4942.931.3-2

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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