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Sutherland Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

460 people or 41.7% of Sutherland Shire's resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) 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)1,103100.0100.01,286100.0100.0-183
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years423.85.91189.28.0-76
25 - 54 years83175.374.090370.273.4-72
55 - 64 years19818.017.623818.516.5-40
65 years and over343.12.5292.32.1+5
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers28025.425.339330.627.2-113
Hours worked--------------
Full time95986.985.31,10085.584.0-141
Part time13111.913.816212.614.7-31
Bachelor or higher degree27825.225.027621.521.8+2
Advanced diploma or diploma18216.512.319715.311.0-15
Certificate level37934.435.346936.535.8-90
No qualifications24422.125.332125.028.4-77
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500282.53.1--------
$500 -$1,74948143.655.8--------
$1,750 or more58052.640.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport20818.911.219915.59.2+9
Walked only70.61.640.31.8+3
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas14813.422.417913.920.3-31
Speaks a language other than English at home877.915.9745.813.6+13
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201690.82.6--------

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