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Sutherland Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

740 people or 36.5% of Sutherland Shire's resident workers (Arts and Recreation 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)2,030100.0100.01,747100.0100.0+283
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years56828.023.748928.023.3+79
25 - 54 years1,17357.860.31,00357.461.6+170
55 - 64 years1929.511.518210.411.4+10
65 years and over834.14.5683.93.8+15
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers66032.526.259233.926.4+68
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,01650.050.282947.549.4+187
Part time99749.148.690051.549.1+97
Bachelor or higher degree48623.930.033619.225.4+150
Advanced diploma or diploma25412.511.323113.210.5+23
Certificate level46522.919.538021.819.4+85
No qualifications76237.536.671941.240.9+43
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50062530.829.3--------
$500 -$1,7491,04451.457.0--------
$1,750 or more33316.412.4--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport31015.315.521812.512.9+92
Walked only402.05.0512.95.4-11
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas29714.623.726014.922.2+37
Speaks a language other than English at home1668.215.91347.713.3+32
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016391.94.1--------

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