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Resident workers - Key statistics

120 people or 16.1% of Wagga Wagga City's resident workers (Wholesale Trade) 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)745100.0100.01,070100.0100.0-325
Males56976.463.479774.563.8-228
Females18224.436.627425.636.2-92
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years10714.48.116815.79.0-61
25 - 54 years48364.872.570265.673.5-219
55 - 64 years11515.415.316515.414.0-50
65 years and over466.24.1333.13.5+13
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers19526.216.127225.416.9-77
Clerical and administrative workers12116.217.917216.119.3-51
Managers11916.022.915714.722.1-38
Hours worked--------------
Full time60380.980.186680.978.3-263
Part time13317.919.319918.620.4-66
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree679.030.5807.524.0-13
Advanced diploma or diploma537.110.9555.110.4-2
Certificate level30040.320.935132.820.6-51
No qualifications30340.735.152849.340.7-225
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5007710.37.8--------
$500 -$1,74954773.464.7--------
$1,750 or more12316.526.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car64486.475.290284.375.0-258
Public Transport00.010.260.68.6-6
Bicycle00.00.5100.90.6-10
Walked only111.52.1242.22.3-13
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas466.239.5797.436.5-33
Speaks a language other than English at home182.431.3312.927.7-13
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016131.76.2--------

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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