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Woollahra Municipal Council area

Characteristics of the unemployed

3.7% of the resident workforce of Woollahra Municipal Council area 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 Woollahra Municipal Council area go to the Unemployment page.

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

Characteristics of the unemployed ()
Woollahra Municipal Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons1,0283.75.97252.85.9+303
Males54152.653.638553.154.7+156
Females48747.446.434046.945.3+147
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years26625.933.817023.432.8+96
25 - 54 years59958.354.642859.056.7+171
55 - 64 years12812.510.410214.19.7+26
65 years and over353.41.2253.40.9+10
Looking for--------------
Full-time work57656.059.440956.462.9+167
Part-time work45244.040.631643.637.1+136
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree45244.016.528439.211.7+168
Advanced diploma or diploma898.77.67710.65.9+12
Certificate level10510.218.2659.017.1+40
No qualifications32231.352.825134.658.4+71
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 1284382.050.757979.941.6+264
Year 11383.76.7344.77.0+4
Under Year 10918.934.37710.642.9+14
Still attending252.45.3182.54.4+7
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59968066.187.2--------
$600 to $1,24915014.67.0--------
$1,250 to $1,999 868.41.9--------
$2,000 or more 888.61.5--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home18217.731.013618.827.6+46
Has broadband internet access at home85983.673.949468.141.5+365
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)23522.928.815721.730.2+78

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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