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District Council of Mount Remarkable

Characteristics of the unemployed

5.6% of the resident workforce of District Council of Mount Remarkable were unemployed in 2011, compared to 6.6% in Regional SA.

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 District Council of Mount Remarkable go to the Unemployment page.

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

Characteristics of the unemployed
District Council of Mount Remarkable20162011Change
NameNumber%Regional SA %Number%Regional SA %2011 to 2016
Key statistics--------------
Total persons75100.0100.054100.0100.0+21
Unemployment rate--5.66.6--4.15.4+1.5%
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1520.028.91527.832.30
25 - 54 years3141.353.33666.755.0-5
55 - 64 years2634.716.135.611.6+23
65 years and over34.01.735.61.20
Looking for--------------
Full-time work4762.765.43768.566.2+10
Part-time work2736.034.61629.633.9+11
Bachelor or higher degree00.05.447.44.1-4
Advanced diploma or diploma68.04.600.03.3+6
Certificate level2432.027.2713.023.9+17
No qualifications4458.758.13666.763.4+8
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 121621.333.31935.228.1-3
Year 112330.726.71629.627.0+7
Under Year 103546.736.61629.641.5+19
Education institute attending--------------
Not Attending6485.381.94990.781.3+15
Secondary school45.35.747.46.70
Field of qualification--------------
Natural and Physical Sciences00.00.600.00.50
Information Technology00.
Engineering and Related Technologies912.08.800.06.5+9
Architecture and Building810.
Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies00.01.935.62.0-3
Management and Commerce34.07.535.66.60
Society and Culture45.
Creative Arts00.01.300.01.20
Food, Hospitality and Personal Services00.03.900.03.40
Mixed Field Programmes00.00.300.00.20
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home00.07.435.66.3-3
Arrived between 2011 to 9 Aug 201600.02.8--------
Has internet access at home5978.777.63972.270.0+20
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)1317.330.41222.231.3+1

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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