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Sutherland Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

1,942 people or 32.0% of Sutherland Shire's resident workers (Manufacturing) 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%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)6,078100.0100.08,805100.0100.0-2,727
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5428.910.087710.010.9-335
25 - 54 years3,95865.168.75,81366.070.9-1,855
55 - 64 years1,22820.217.61,68719.215.3-459
65 years and over3525.83.74264.82.8-74
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,50324.723.52,39527.224.8-892
Clerical and administrative workers86214.210.61,32215.011.2-460
Hours worked--------------
Full time4,71977.679.36,95579.080.0-2,236
Part time1,32221.819.81,73319.718.3-411
Bachelor or higher degree1,23720.420.21,42116.116.1-184
Advanced diploma or diploma70511.69.491710.48.1-212
Certificate level2,16435.629.93,34638.030.2-1,182
No qualifications1,82830.137.82,75631.341.2-928
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50061510.19.7--------
$500 -$1,7493,48657.469.1--------
$1,750 or more1,90631.420.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport3896.46.95316.06.3-142
Walked only771.32.01471.72.1-70
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,48324.438.02,07623.636.0-593
Speaks a language other than English at home87614.430.91,12812.827.8-252
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161222.05.9--------

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