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Renmark Paringa Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

846 people or 20.8% of Renmark Paringa Council area's resident workers 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
Renmark Paringa Council area20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)4,068100.0100.04,106100.0100.0-38
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years57814.214.162215.115.4-44
25 - 54 years2,42959.764.52,61763.765.7-188
55 - 64 years83420.516.870317.115.6+131
65 years and over2255.54.61583.83.3+67
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing77419.04.081819.93.9-44
Health care and social assistance45011.014.845711.113.6-7
Retail trade42010.310.747411.511.2-54
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers49112.113.445611.114.1+35
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,40259.058.32,39758.460.2+5
Part time1,58038.840.11,61139.237.9-31
Bachelor or higher degree47111.625.93869.422.1+85
Advanced diploma or diploma3759.210.63257.99.4+50
Certificate level1,14028.025.11,00124.423.6+139
No qualifications1,92247.235.72,18553.241.0-263
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50087921.619.3--------
$500 -$1,7492,77368.264.6--------
$1,750 or more3438.414.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport170.47.0180.46.7-1
Walked only1734.32.81884.63.2-15
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas54113.323.254713.322.0-6
Speaks a language other than English at home57114.015.456013.613.1+11
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161253.13.8--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions).