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The Hills Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

113 people or 23.5% of The Hills Shire's resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) 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
The Hills Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services %Number%Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)481100.0100.0450100.0100.0+31
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years438.94.0408.97.2+3
25 - 54 years24951.873.924554.470.2+4
55 - 64 years9720.218.19922.020.4-2
65 years and over9419.54.56915.32.2+25
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers4810.016.0276.017.2+21
Hours worked--------------
Full time30062.488.328262.786.4+18
Part time16834.910.515233.812.9+16
Bachelor or higher degree7515.649.65913.143.8+16
Advanced diploma or diploma387.911.1388.413.90
Certificate level10221.221.69020.021.9+12
No qualifications24350.514.825356.217.1-10
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50011924.74.1--------
$500 -$1,74928058.235.1--------
$1,750 or more8016.661.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport81.715.940.914.4+4
Walked only449.10.04610.20.6-2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas14329.743.713930.940.1+4
Speaks a language other than English at home14931.032.412828.427.5+21
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016102.12.5--------

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