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Resident workers - Key statistics

7,570 people or 36.7% of Wingecarribee Shire's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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
Wingecarribee Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)20,643100.0100.019,261100.0100.0+1,382
Males10,69651.852.610,17452.853.4+522
Females9,95148.247.49,08347.246.6+868
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years2,76813.414.02,57213.414.5+196
25 - 54 years11,96257.966.611,60560.367.7+357
55 - 64 years4,08319.815.03,71219.314.4+371
65 years and over1,8358.94.31,3717.13.4+464
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance2,58212.011.92,29411.611.3+288
Construction2,0619.58.01,6498.47.2+412
Retail trade1,9959.29.22,24511.410.1-250
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals4,16920.223.63,86420.122.7+305
Technicians and trades workers3,29115.912.73,02415.713.2+267
Managers2,99414.513.52,82314.713.3+171
Hours worked--------------
Full time12,03558.363.111,36859.064.0+667
Part time8,27540.134.97,46238.733.8+813
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree5,17925.132.64,19821.827.9+981
Advanced diploma or diploma2,39111.611.22,13711.110.5+254
Certificate level5,98429.022.25,26127.322.2+723
No qualifications6,45331.331.16,72334.934.8-270
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5004,01319.417.1--------
$500 -$1,74912,42860.260.7--------
$1,750 or more3,78918.420.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car14,45170.062.113,22068.662.6+1,231
Public Transport6153.015.95192.713.7+96
Bicycle600.30.7800.40.7-20
Walked only6673.23.97053.74.1-38
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3,41916.632.73,18816.630.0+231
Speaks a language other than English at home1,2636.126.29064.722.6+357
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162371.16.0--------

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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