City of Playford: Socio-demographic, employment and education profile

Ann-Louise Hordacre, John Spoehr, Sarah Crossman, Bianca Barbaro

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    The City of Playford is located on the Northern-most fringes of metropolitan Adelaide and is the second largest of South Australia's 19 metropolitan councils. This report provides a comprehensive overview of key economic and social indicators for the City of Playford to inform policy and planning. It presents a detailed analysis of approximately 80,000 City of Playford residents at the last Census (August 2011), providing a baseline for understanding and planning for the local population. The report covers the following major aspects: (1) City of Playford profile (demographic characteristics; population movement, growth and projections; cultural diversity; families and households; socioeconomic disadvantage; community strength; health; disability and carers); (2) living and working in the region (labour force participation and employment; income; industry of employment; working locally); and (3) education and training (education qualifications; training and apprenticeships).
    Original languageEnglish
    TypeDemographic profile
    Media of outputReport
    PublisherWISeR, The University of Adelaide
    Number of pages107
    Place of PublicationAdelaide, Australia
    Publication statusPublished - Nov 2013


    • Demographic profile
    • City of Playford
    • Qualifications
    • Employment
    • Health
    • Equity
    • Economics
    • Culture and society


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