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Renmark Paringa Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

846 people or 20.8% of the Renmark Paringa Council area's resident workers (All industries) 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.

Data source

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

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Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Renmark Paringa Council area20162011change
Namenumber%. % South Australianumber%. % South Australia2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)4,068100.0100.04,106100.0100.0-38
Males2,20454.251.92,19053.352.9+14
Females1,86645.948.11,91346.647.1-47
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
Labourers88821.811.197923.811.1-91
Managers67316.512.666316.112.6+10
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
Qualifications
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
Car3,14677.370.53,09075.369.1+56
Public Transport170.47.0180.46.7-1
Bicycle150.41.0150.41.0--
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--------

RDA Murraylands and Riverland

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