Wagga Wagga City

Resident workers - Key statistics - Accommodation and Food Services

283 people or 13.3% of Wagga Wagga City's resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) 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 - Accommodation and Food Services
Wagga Wagga City20162011change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)2,131100.0100.02,109100.0100.0+22
Age structure
15 - 24 years1,02648.140.41,01147.939.0+15
25 - 54 years87040.848.787341.450.1-3
55 - 64 years1788.48.61698.08.9+9
65 years and over612.92.3492.32.0+12
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers64030.029.863430.129.3+6
Sales workers31614.812.024011.410.7+76
Hours worked
Full time74334.938.177736.839.6-34
Part time1,36964.260.51,27760.658.0+92
Bachelor or higher degree1527.115.1894.210.8+63
Advanced diploma or diploma1316.110.0974.69.1+34
Certificate level52424.617.646522.017.9+59
No qualifications1,27860.054.71,36664.857.7-88
Individual Income
Less than $5001,07350.445.8--------
$500 -$1,74999846.849.4--------
$1,750 or more351.63.4--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport200.917.4341.614.9-14
Walked only1486.98.91587.59.1-10
Other Characteristics
Born overseas26812.636.922610.733.0+42
Speaks a language other than English at home21510.133.41647.829.2+51
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016763.612.4--------

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