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District Council of Loxton Waikerie

Characteristics of the unemployed

4.7% of the resident workforce of the District Council of Loxton Waikerie were unemployed in 2011, compared to 7.5% in South Australia.

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 the District Council of Loxton Waikerie go to the Unemployment page.

Data source

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

Current area:
Current benchmark:
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Resident workers key statistics
District Council of Loxton Waikerie20162011change
Namenumber%. % South Australianumber%. % South Australia2011 to 2016
Key statistics
Total persons246100.0100.0278100.0100.0-32
Males14157.356.516459.052.9-23
Females10442.343.511039.647.1-6
Unemployment rate--4.77.5--5.194.3-0.5%
Age structure
15 - 24 years6225.234.39433.82.2-32
25 - 54 years12550.852.913648.93.3-11
55 - 64 years5422.011.63713.30.6+17
65 years and over52.01.362.20.1-1
Looking for
Full-time work15663.458.616157.93.7-5
Part-time work9137.041.411039.62.4-19
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree62.415.662.20.8--
Advanced diploma or diploma156.16.541.40.3+11
Certificate level7128.923.07426.61.3-3
No qualifications13856.151.716960.83.5-31
Highest level of schooling
Year 127530.550.78329.92.7-8
Year 117329.720.37828.11.3-5
Under Year 109237.426.410939.21.9-17
Education institute attending
Not Attending20382.570.721577.34.4-12
University41.611.272.50.6-3
TAFE208.16.6248.60.4-4
Other002.231.10.1-3
Secondary school166.58.1248.60.4-8
Field of qualification
Natural and Physical Sciences001.80--0.1--
Information Technology002.162.20.1-6
Engineering and Related Technologies166.58.2176.10.4-1
Architecture and Building104.12.6124.30.2-2
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies31.21.3103.60.1-7
Health104.13.331.10.2+7
Education31.21.90--0.1+3
Management and Commerce249.810.4114.00.6+13
Society and Culture176.97.6186.50.4-1
Creative Arts002.231.10.1-3
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services156.13.6124.30.2+3
Mixed Field Programmes000.20--0.0--
Other characteristics
Speaks a language other than English at home197.724.1269.41.2-7
Arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 2016114.510.8--------
Has internet access at home19478.985.319871.24.8-4
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)7831.728.08329.91.7-5

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