City of Salisbury

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the City of Salisbury 60.8% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 39.2% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the City of Salisbury vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

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Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industries
City of Salisbury20212016change
Namenumber%. South Australianumber%. South Australia2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)54,073100.0100.045,320100.0100.0+8,753
Age structure
15 - 24 years7,50713.914.66,07413.414.1+1,433
25 - 54 years36,21267.063.331,03468.564.5+5,178
55 - 64 years8,35115.416.86,78215.016.8+1,569
65 years and over2,0033.75.31,4263.14.6+577
Top three industries
Public administration and safety6,69512.46.65,86412.97.1+831
Health care and social assistance5,50810.216.44,2639.414.8+1,245
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers7,36413.613.26,58114.513.4+783
Community and personal service workers6,88912.713.15,06911.212.0+1,820
Hours worked
Full time34,70764.257.229,49565.158.2+5,212
Part time18,53434.341.415,03833.240.1+3,496
Bachelor or higher degree14,49626.830.69,96822.025.9+4,528
Advanced diploma or diploma5,3329.910.34,54310.010.6+789
Certificate level14,02225.924.812,01126.525.1+2,011
No qualifications19,09835.332.217,65939.035.8+1,439
Individual Income
Less than $5006,15211.414.3--00--
$500 -$1,99939,27872.670.0--00--
$2,000 or more8,18415.114.8--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport8381.55.39882.26.9-150
Walked only5921.12.46411.42.7-49
Other Characteristics
Born overseas16,83631.126.112,44427.523.2+4,392
Speaks a language other than English at home13,07424.218.68,96319.815.5+4,111
Arrived between 2016 and August 20212,9145.45.1--00--

City of Salisbury

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