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Regional Council of Goyder

Resident workers - Key statistics

351 people or 20.7% of Regional Council of Goyder'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
Regional Council of Goyder20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,696100.0100.01,770100.0100.0-74
Males95756.451.997455.052.9-17
Females74343.848.179244.747.1-49
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years17010.014.120511.615.4-35
25 - 54 years95556.364.51,06059.965.7-105
55 - 64 years43025.416.837121.015.6+59
65 years and over1508.84.61327.53.3+18
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing55031.23.955731.13.8-7
Health care and social assistance1548.714.31659.213.4-11
Manufacturing1478.37.718410.310.3-37
Top three occupations--------------
Managers47027.712.653230.112.6-62
Labourers29217.211.130817.411.1-16
Technicians and trades workers21712.813.423513.314.1-18
Hours worked--------------
Full time95756.458.31,07560.760.2-118
Part time68940.640.164436.437.9+45
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree19111.325.91699.522.1+22
Advanced diploma or diploma1609.410.61297.39.4+31
Certificate level47828.225.149027.723.6-12
No qualifications79947.135.790651.241.0-107
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50044025.919.3--------
$500 -$1,7491,08764.164.6--------
$1,750 or more1327.814.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,05462.170.51,07660.869.1-22
Public Transport100.67.070.46.7+3
Bicycle70.41.050.31.0+2
Walked only875.12.81216.83.2-34
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1418.323.21488.422.0-7
Speaks a language other than English at home402.415.4281.613.1+12
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016100.63.8--------

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

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