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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Employment status

4,157 people living in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2016 were employed, of which 63% worked full-time and 36% part-time.

Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs'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
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Employment statusNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
Employed
4,15789.387.32,79792.290.5+1,360
Employed full-time
2,61856.351.71,78258.855.9+836
Employed part-time
1,48331.933.792330.432.3+560
Hours worked not stated
551.21.9913.02.3-36
map this data in atlas.idUnemployed (Unemployment rate)49510.712.72367.89.5+260
Looking for full-time work
3186.88.41685.56.4+150
Looking for part-time work
1773.84.4682.23.1+110

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

Labour force status
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20162011Change
Labour force statusNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal labour force (Participation rate)4,65365.354.43,03366.155.5+1,620
Not in the labour force
2,08029.238.91,28828.139.3+792
Labour force status not stated
4105.86.72655.85.2+145

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, City of Playford: 87.3% Employed full-time, City of Playford: 51.7% Employed part-time, City of Playford: 33.7% Hours worked not stated, City of Playford: 1.9% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), City of Playford: 12.7% Looking for full-time work, City of Playford: 8.4% Looking for part-time work, City of Playford: 4.4% Employed, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 89.3% Employed full-time, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 56.3% Employed part-time, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 31.9% Hours worked not stated, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.2% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 10.7% Looking for full-time work, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 6.8% Looking for part-time work, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 3.8%
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, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +1,360 Employed full-time, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +836 Employed part-time, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +560 Hours worked not stated, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: -36 Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +260 Looking for full-time work, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +150 Looking for part-time work, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +110
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 Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's labour force in 2016 was 4,653, of which 1,483 were employed part-time and 2,618 were full time workers.

Analysis of the employment status (as a percentage of the labour force) in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2016 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a higher proportion in employment, and a lower proportion unemployed. Overall, 89.3% of the labour force was employed (58.3% of the population aged 15+), and 10.6% unemployed (6.9% of the population aged 15+), compared with 87.3% and 12.7% respectively for the City of Playford.

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 Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2016 shows that there was a higher proportion in the labour force (65.3%) compared with the City of Playford (54.4%).

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people employed in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs showed an increase of 1,360, and the number unemployed showed an increase of 259. In the same period, the number of people in the labour force showed an increase of 1,620 or 53.4%.

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