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District Council of Elliston

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

104 people or 21.0% of the District Council of Elliston'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
District Council of Elliston20162011change
Namenumber%. % South Australianumber%. % South Australia2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)495100.0100.0529100.0100.0-34
Males27856.251.930056.752.9-22
Females22244.848.123544.447.1-13
Age structure
15 - 24 years336.714.1519.615.4-18
25 - 54 years29058.664.533563.365.7-45
55 - 64 years13627.516.810419.715.6+32
65 years and over316.34.6377.03.3-6
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing23947.64.024647.03.9-7
Health care and social assistance5010.014.85610.713.6-6
Accommodation and food services387.66.7336.36.3+5
Top three occupations
Managers19639.612.622041.612.6-24
Labourers8417.011.17313.811.1+11
Professionals469.320.35710.819.6-11
Hours worked
Full time30060.658.333763.760.2-37
Part time18637.640.117733.537.9+9
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree7014.125.96812.922.1+2
Advanced diploma or diploma346.910.6356.69.4-1
Certificate level11222.625.110620.023.6+6
No qualifications25952.335.729555.841.0-36
Individual Income
Less than $50013326.919.3--------
$500 -$1,74930361.264.6--------
$1,750 or more5511.114.7--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car23547.570.525748.669.1-22
Public Transport40.87.061.16.7-2
Bicycle40.81.040.81.0--
Walked only6312.72.86211.73.2+1
Other Characteristics
Born overseas204.023.2305.722.0-10
Speaks a language other than English at home51.015.461.113.1-1
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201661.23.8--------

RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region

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