Tables About Ashburton District

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Labour force status

2006 Census

Labour Force Status of People in Ashburton District and New Zealand,(1)(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
Employed full time
 11,436  1,531,020
Employed part time
 3,624  454,758
Unemployed
 330  106,497
Not in the labour force
 6,162  961,788
Status unidentifiable
 153  106,311
Total  21,705  3,160,371

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 5 March 2006.

Employment and Unemployment Rates of People in Ashburton District and New Zealand,(1)(2)(3) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ District (%)New Zealand (%)
Employed full time
74.373.2
Employed part time
23.521.7
Unemployed
2.15.1

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 5 March 2006.
3. The calculation of employment and unemployment rates for categories with very small populations will be affected by the way the data has been randomly rounded. 

Labour Force Status of Māori in Ashburton District and New Zealand,(1)(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
Employed full time
 564  175,545
Employed part time
 159  49,812
Unemployed
 48  27,876
Not in the labour force
 240  112,173
Status unidentifiable
 0  0
Total  1,008  365,406

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.  
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 5 March 2006.

Employment and Unemployment Rates of Māori in Ashburton District and New Zealand,(1)(2)(3) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ District (%)New Zealand (%)
Employed full time
73.269.3
Employed part time
20.619.7
Unemployed
6.211.0

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.  
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 5 March 2006.
3. The calculation of employment and unemployment rates for categories with very small populations will be affected by the way the data has been randomly rounded. 

1996–2006 Censuses

Labour Force Status of People in Ashburton District,(1)(2) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
Employed full time
 9,432  10,128  11,436
Employed part time
 3,027  3,189  3,624
Unemployed
 480  456  330
Not in the labour force
 6,654  6,198  6,159
Status unidentifiable
 201  144  153
Total  19,791  20,118  21,702

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 3 March 1996, 4 March 2001 or 5 March 2006.

Employment and Unemployment Rates of People in Ashburton District,(1)(2)(3) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
1996 (%)2001(%)2006 (%)
Employed full time
72.973.574.3
Employed part time
23.423.223.5
Unemployed
3.73.32.2

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 3 March 1996, 4 March 2001 or 5 March 2006.
3. The calculation of employment and unemployment rates for categories with very small populations will be affected by the way the data has been randomly rounded. 

  

Labour Force Status of Māori in Ashburton District,(1)(2) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
Employed full time
 375  372  561
Employed part time
 105  144  159
Unemployed
 60  42  48
Not in the labour force
 198  171  237
Status unidentifiable
 0  0  0
Total  738  732  1,008

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 3 March 1996, 4 March 2001 or 5 March 2006.

Employment and Unemployment Rates of Māori in Ashburton District,(1)(2)(3) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
1996 (%)2001 (%)2006 (%)
Employed full time
69.466.873.4
Employed part time
18.925.120.7
Unemployed
11.77.56.2

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. Labour force status relates to the week ending 3 March 1996, 4 March 2001 or 5 March 2006.
3. The calculation of employment and unemployment rates for categories with very small populations will be affected by the way the data has been randomly rounded. 

Occupation

Occupation(1) of Employed People in Ashburton District and New Zealand,(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
Managers
 3,285  340,530
Professionals
 1,449  374,328
Technicians and trades workers
 1,812  241,857
Community and personal service workers
 876  156,468
Clerical and administrative workers
 1,461  240,816
Sales workers
 1,113  186,060
Machinery operators and drivers
 1,125  114,324
Labourers
 3,168  218,991
Not elsewhere included(3)
 774  112,404
Total  15,060  1,985,778

1. Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO V1.0).
2. All figures are for the employed census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
3. Includes responses classified as 'response unidentifiable', 'response outside scope' and 'not stated'.

Occupation(1) of Employed Māori in Ashburton District and New Zealand,(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
Managers
 75  23,937
Professionals
 42  28,977
Technicians and trades workers
 93  25,629
Community and personal service workers
 51  22,617
Clerical and administrative workers
 42  22,455
Sales workers
 42  17,610
Machinery operators and drivers
 72  21,630
Labourers
 279  43,749
Not elsewhere included(3)
 33  18,759
Total  723  225,357

1. Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO V1.0).
2. All figures are for the employed Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
3. Includes responses classified as 'response unidentifiable', 'response outside scope' and 'not stated'. 

Note: This data has been randomly rounded to protect confidentiality. Individual figures may not add up to totals and values for the same data may vary in different tables.