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Wynn Vale

Employment status

4,136 people living in Wynn Vale in 2016 were employed, of which 60% worked full-time and 39% part-time.

Wynn Vale'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
Wynn Vale - Persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Employment statusNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Employed
4,13694.293.54,47796.295.3-341
Employed full-time
2,48156.556.02,74058.858.7-258
Employed part-time
1,61736.836.41,68636.235.0-68
Hours worked not stated
360.81.1511.11.5-14
map this data in atlas.idUnemployed (Unemployment rate)2565.86.51793.84.7+78
Looking for full-time work
1303.03.6781.72.7+52
Looking for part-time work
1262.92.91012.22.0+26

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

Labour force status
Wynn Vale - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20162011Change
Labour force statusNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal labour force (Participation rate)4,39267.962.84,65670.565.1-263
Not in the labour force
1,88529.233.61,72926.231.8+156
Labour force status not stated
1842.93.62153.33.1-30

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 Tea Tree Gully: 93.5% Employed full-time, City of Tea Tree Gully: 56.0% Employed part-time, City of Tea Tree Gully: 36.4% Hours worked not stated, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.5% Looking for full-time work, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.6% Looking for part-time work, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.9% Employed, Wynn Vale: 94.2% Employed full-time, Wynn Vale: 56.5% Employed part-time, Wynn Vale: 36.8% Hours worked not stated, Wynn Vale: 0.8% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Wynn Vale: 5.8% Looking for full-time work, Wynn Vale: 3.0% Looking for part-time work, Wynn Vale: 2.9%
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, Wynn Vale: -341 Employed full-time, Wynn Vale: -258 Employed part-time, Wynn Vale: -68 Hours worked not stated, Wynn Vale: -14 Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Wynn Vale: +78 Looking for full-time work, Wynn Vale: +52 Looking for part-time work, Wynn Vale: +26
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 Wynn Vale's labour force in 2016 was 4,392, of which 1,617 were employed part-time and 2,481 were full time workers.

Analysis of the employment status (as a percentage of the labour force) in Wynn Vale in 2016 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a higher proportion in employment, and a lower proportion unemployed. Overall, 94.2% of the labour force was employed (64.0% of the population aged 15+), and 5.8% unemployed (4.0% of the population aged 15+), compared with 93.5% and 6.5% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

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 Wynn Vale in 2016 shows that there was a higher proportion in the labour force (67.9%) compared with the City of Tea Tree Gully (62.8%).

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people employed in Wynn Vale showed a decrease of 341, and the number unemployed showed an increase of 77. In the same period, the number of people in the labour force showed a decrease of 264 or 5.7%.

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