Wagga Wagga City

Resident workers - Key statistics - Mining

9 people or 14.8% of Wagga Wagga City's resident workers (Mining) 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

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Resident workers key statistics - Mining
Wagga Wagga City20162011change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)61100.0100.059100.0100.0+2
Age structure
15 - 24 years46.65.558.59.4-1
25 - 54 years4980.379.54169.576.4+8
55 - 64 years914.813.1915.312.8--
65 years and over001.80--1.4--
Top three occupations
Machinery operators and drivers2236.141.73457.644.4-12
Technicians and trades workers1321.327.01118.624.7+2
Hours worked
Full time5488.586.24983.186.7+5
Part time69.812.435.111.4+3
Bachelor or higher degree58.215.146.813.8+1
Advanced diploma or diploma46.68.358.57.0-1
Certificate level3659.048.02745.844.7+9
No qualifications914.826.52644.131.4-17
Individual Income
Less than $500001.9--------
$500 -$1,7492541.036.2--------
$1,750 or more3049.260.6--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1219.75.958.54.9+7
Walked only000.90--1.0--
Other Characteristics
Born overseas69.812.058.511.7+1
Speaks a language other than English at home005.90--4.4--
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016001.5--------

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