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Sutherland Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

96 people or 45.5% of Sutherland Shire's resident workers (Mining) 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
Sutherland Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Australia %Number%Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)211100.0100.0200100.0100.0+11
Males17281.583.916984.582.6+3
Females3918.516.13417.017.4+5
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years52.45.2189.09.2-13
25 - 54 years17582.980.714371.578.4+32
55 - 64 years2612.312.33216.011.1-6
65 years and over41.91.894.51.3-5
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers5224.627.44623.023.8+6
Professionals4019.016.05226.017.4-12
Machinery operators and drivers3717.532.73216.033.4+5
Hours worked--------------
Full time17181.084.817587.585.3-4
Part time4119.413.92311.513.1+18
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree7133.621.56231.020.8+9
Advanced diploma or diploma2511.87.7168.06.9+9
Certificate level6430.340.57236.035.9-8
No qualifications3918.528.14723.533.4-8
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50062.81.6--------
$500 -$1,7496329.929.8--------
$1,750 or more14066.467.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car9645.552.312361.553.2-27
Public Transport5928.017.53618.016.6+23
Bicycle00.01.000.01.00
Walked only00.02.031.52.7-3
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas4019.023.94824.023.2-8
Speaks a language other than English at home2110.09.52512.57.8-4
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201600.03.9--------

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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