City of Unley

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

11,609 people or 62.8% of the City of Unley's resident workers (All industries) 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
City of Unley20162011change
Namenumber%. % South Australianumber%. % South Australia2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)18,490100.0100.018,901100.0100.0-411
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,45013.314.12,71814.415.4-268
25 - 54 years11,93764.664.512,40065.665.7-463
55 - 64 years3,08716.716.83,13116.615.6-44
65 years and over1,0095.54.66553.53.3+354
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance3,21417.414.83,06716.213.6+147
Professional, scientific and technical services2,27012.35.62,33312.35.5-63
Education and training2,14211.68.62,14111.37.9+1
Top three occupations
Clerical and administrative workers2,28412.413.32,56213.614.4-278
Hours worked
Full time10,81958.558.311,48760.860.2-668
Part time7,46540.440.17,14937.837.9+316
Bachelor or higher degree9,74852.725.99,01847.722.1+730
Advanced diploma or diploma1,86110.110.61,92610.29.4-65
Certificate level2,20811.925.12,35012.423.6-142
No qualifications4,30623.335.75,05426.741.0-748
Individual Income
Less than $5003,08416.719.3--------
$500 -$1,7499,73352.664.6--------
$1,750 or more5,43629.414.7--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport2,03911.07.02,00610.66.7+33
Walked only8054.42.89334.93.2-128
Other Characteristics
Born overseas4,45824.123.24,34023.022.0+118
Speaks a language other than English at home3,20417.315.42,95415.613.1+250
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20169655.23.8--------

City of Unley

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