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Resident workers - Key statistics

164 people or 7.0% of Wagga Wagga City's resident workers (Construction) 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
Wagga Wagga City20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)2,357100.0100.02,201100.0100.0+156
Males2,09588.987.01,97089.586.9+125
Females26411.213.022810.413.1+36
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years52022.115.457326.015.5-53
25 - 54 years1,44561.368.61,31759.869.0+128
55 - 64 years32613.813.027212.413.0+54
65 years and over642.73.1442.02.5+20
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,27454.146.91,19854.448.5+76
Managers29412.513.422810.412.2+66
Labourers27611.715.827912.715.1-3
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,94482.576.61,81082.275.8+134
Part time39916.921.933515.222.0+64
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree944.011.4763.59.2+18
Advanced diploma or diploma703.07.3713.26.4-1
Certificate level1,45061.547.01,22755.747.7+223
No qualifications70129.731.774333.832.9-42
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50024910.610.4--------
$500 -$1,7491,80176.469.9--------
$1,750 or more27911.818.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,05987.476.61,88685.774.9+173
Public Transport40.27.040.25.40
Bicycle50.20.360.30.3-1
Walked only170.71.0190.91.0-2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas823.526.41215.524.7-39
Speaks a language other than English at home451.922.0371.719.2+8
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016190.84.7--------

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

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