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Barunga West Council

Resident workers - Key statistics

191 people or 20.9% of Barunga West Council'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
Barunga West Council20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)916100.0100.0928100.0100.0-12
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years859.314.1828.815.4+3
25 - 54 years53258.164.559964.565.7-67
55 - 64 years22424.516.819521.015.6+29
65 years and over778.44.6505.43.3+27
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing29031.73.930431.73.8-14
Health care and social assistance13815.114.312513.013.4+13
Education and training707.78.4707.37.80
Top three occupations--------------
Hours worked--------------
Full time50855.558.355359.660.2-45
Part time39443.040.135838.637.9+36
Bachelor or higher degree10911.925.9899.622.1+20
Advanced diploma or diploma829.010.6828.89.40
Certificate level24426.625.120822.423.6+36
No qualifications45049.135.752056.041.0-70
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50019221.019.3--------
$500 -$1,74956761.964.6--------
$1,750 or more13815.114.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport00.
Walked only768.32.8929.93.2-16
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas434.723.2566.022.0-13
Speaks a language other than English at home80.915.460.613.1+2
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201600.03.8--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.