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San Remo - Budgewoi District

Employment status

8,122 people living in San Remo - Budgewoi District in 2016 were employed, of which 58% worked full-time and 40% 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)20162011Change
Employment statusNumber%Central Coast Council area %Number%Central Coast Council area %2011 to 2016
Employed
8,12291.393.37,56691.493.1+556
Employed full-time
4,73053.255.34,60455.655.7+126
Employed part-time
3,22136.236.32,79833.835.3+423
Hours worked not stated
1711.91.71642.02.1+7
map this data in atlas.idUnemployed (Unemployment rate)7738.76.77118.66.9+62
Looking for full-time work
4765.43.94715.74.3+5
Looking for part-time work
2973.32.92402.92.6+57

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Labour force status
San Remo - Budgewoi District - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20162011Change
Labour force statusNumber%Central Coast Council area %Number%Central Coast Council area %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal labour force (Participation rate)8,89554.756.08,27754.055.9+618
Not in the labour force
6,41239.437.96,36341.538.5+49
Labour force status not stated
8725.46.16984.65.5+174

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Employment status, 2016
Employment status, 2016 Employed, Central Coast Council area: 93.3% Employed full-time, Central Coast Council area: 55.3% Employed part-time, Central Coast Council area: 36.3% Hours worked not stated, Central Coast Council area: 1.7% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Central Coast Council area: 6.7% Looking for full-time work, Central Coast Council area: 3.9% Looking for part-time work, Central Coast Council area: 2.9% Employed, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 91.3% Employed full-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 53.2% Employed part-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 36.2% Hours worked not stated, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 1.9% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), San Remo - Budgewoi District: 8.7% Looking for full-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 5.4% Looking for part-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: 3.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in employment status, 2011 to 2016
Change in employment status, 2011 to 2016 Employed, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +556 Employed full-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +126 Employed part-time, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +423 Hours worked not stated, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +7 Unemployed (Unemployment rate), San Remo - Budgewoi District: +62 Looking for full-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +5 Looking for part-time work, San Remo - Budgewoi District: +57
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 2016 was 8,895, of which 3,221 were employed part-time and 4,730 were full time workers.

Analysis of the employment status (as a percentage of the labour force) in San Remo - Budgewoi District in 2016 compared to Central Coast Council area shows that there was a lower proportion in employment, and a higher proportion unemployed. Overall, 91.3% of the labour force was employed (50.0% of the population aged 15+), and 8.7% unemployed (4.8% of the population aged 15+), compared with 93.3% and 6.7% 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 2016 shows that there was a lower proportion in the labour force (54.7%) compared with Central Coast Council area (56.0%).

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people employed in San Remo - Budgewoi District showed an increase of 556, and the number unemployed showed an increase of 62. In the same period, the number of people in the labour force showed an increase of 618 or 7.5%.

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