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Characteristics of the unemployed (Local)

4.7% of the local labour force of Willoughby City were unemployed in 2011, compared to 5.9% in New South Wales.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in Willoughby City go to the Unemployment page.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Characteristics of the unemployed (Local)
Willoughby City20112006Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons1,6544.75.91,1843.65.9+470
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years46628.233.835930.332.8+107
25 - 54 years94657.254.667156.756.7+275
55 - 64 years18010.910.412110.29.7+59
65 years and over623.71.2332.80.9+29
Looking for--------------
Full-time work85651.859.460451.062.9+252
Part-time work79848.240.658049.037.1+218
Bachelor or higher degree70042.316.543937.111.7+261
Advanced diploma or diploma1649.97.613111.15.9+33
Certificate level1307.918.2927.817.1+38
No qualifications57834.952.843536.758.4+143
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 121,32580.150.793178.641.6+394
Year 11613.76.7403.47.0+21
Under Year 101639.934.312810.842.9+35
Still attending674.15.3504.24.4+17
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5991,28177.487.2--------
$600 to $1,2491509.17.0--------
$1,250 to $1,999 975.91.9--------
$2,000 or more 945.71.5--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home85451.631.061551.927.6+239
Has broadband internet access at home1,45387.873.986973.441.5+584
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)44727.028.828524.130.2+162

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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