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San Remo - Budgewoi District

Employment status

7,566 people living in San Remo - Budgewoi District in 2011 were employed, of which 61% worked full-time and 37% part-time.

San Remo - Budgewoi District's employment statistics are an important indicator of socio-economic status. The levels of full or part-time employment, unemployment and labour force participation indicate the strength of the local economy and social characteristics of the population. Employment status is linked to a number of factors including Age Structure, which influences the number of people in the workforce; the economic base and employment opportunities available in the area and; the education and skill base of the population (Occupations, Industries, Qualifications).

Derived from the Census question:

'Last week did the person have a full time or part time job of any kind?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Employment status
San Remo - Budgewoi District - Persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Employment statusNumber%Central Coast Council area %Number%Central Coast Council area %2006 to 2011
Employed
7,56691.493.16,92490.392.8+642
Employed full-time
4,60455.655.74,17054.455.7+434
Employed part-time
2,79833.835.32,53233.034.4+266
Hours worked not stated
1642.02.12222.92.7-58
map this data in atlas.idUnemployed (Unemployment rate)7118.66.97489.77.2-37
Looking for full-time work
4715.74.35156.74.7-44
Looking for part-time work
2402.92.62333.02.5+7

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

Labour force status
San Remo - Budgewoi District - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20112006Change
Labour force statusNumber%Central Coast Council area %Number%Central Coast Council area %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal labour force (Participation rate)8,27754.055.97,67353.554.8+604
Not in the labour force
6,36341.538.55,98441.738.6+379
Labour force status not stated
6984.65.56804.76.6+18

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

Employment status, 2011
Employment status, 2011 Employed, Central Coast Council area: 93.1% Employed full-time, Central Coast Council area: 55.7% Employed part-time, Central Coast Council area: 35.3% Hours worked not stated, Central Coast Council area: 2.1% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Central Coast Council area: 6.9% Looking for full-time work, Central Coast Council area: 4.3% Looking for part-time work, Central Coast Council area: 2.6% Employed, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 91.4% Employed full-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 55.6% Employed part-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 33.8% Hours worked not stated, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 2.0% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), San Remo - Budgewoi District: 8.6% Looking for full-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 5.7% Looking for part-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 2.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in employment status, 2006 to 2011
Change in employment status, 2006 to 2011 Employed, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +642 Employed full-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +434 Employed part-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +266 Hours worked not stated, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -58 Unemployed (Unemployment rate), San Remo - Budgewoi District: -37 Looking for full-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: -44 Looking for part-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +7
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

The size of San Remo - Budgewoi District's labour force in 2011 was 8,277, of which 2,798 were employed part-time and 4,604 were full time workers.

Analysis of the employment status (as a percentage of the labour force) in San Remo - Budgewoi District in 2011 compared to Central Coast Council area shows that there was a lower proportion in employment, and a higher proportion unemployed. Overall, 91.4% of the labour force was employed (49.3% of the population aged 15+), and 8.6% unemployed (4.6% of the population aged 15+), compared with 93.1% and 6.9% respectively for Central Coast Council area.

The labour force participation rate refers to the proportion of the population aged 15 years and over that was employed or actively looking for work. "The labour force is a fundamental input to domestic production. Its size and composition are therefore crucial factors in economic growth. From the viewpoint of social development, earnings from paid work are a major influence on levels of economic well-being." (Australian Social Trends 1995).

Analysis of the labour force participation rate of the population in San Remo - Budgewoi District in 2011 shows that there was a lower proportion in the labour force (54.0%) compared with Central Coast Council area (55.9%).

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people employed in San Remo - Budgewoi District showed an increase of 642, and the number unemployed showed a decrease of 37. In the same period, the number of people in the labour force showed an increase of 604 or 7.9%.

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