Total Full Time Staff

45

Total Part Time Staff8
Total Full Time Equivelant Staff49

ABS Estimated Resident Shire Population (June 2001)

2313

Census Count (all persons in Shire on Census Night 7 August 2001)

2687
Principal TownWilcannia
Longtitude

143 Degree 22' E

Latidude

31 Degree 34' S

Population of Principal Town698
Height Above Sea Level75 Metres
Area of Shire53,511 Square Kilometres
January Mean Minumum Temperature19.7 Degrees Celsius
January Mean Maximum Temperature35.2 Degrees Celsius

July Mean Minumum Temperature

4.2 Degrees Celsius

July Mean Maximum Temperature

17.1 Degrees Celsius
Average Annual Rainfall262 mm

 

Other Main Towns Within The Shire

TownPopulation
White Cliffs225
Ivanhoe273
Menindee749

 

Employment

Total Labour Force1292
Unemployment10.8%

 

Employment By Occupation (% of employed persons)

OccupationPercentage
Managers & Administrators23.8%
Professionals11%
Associate Professionals8.4%
Trade & Related Workers13%
Advanced Clerical, Sales & Service Workers1.4%
Intermediate Clerical, Sales & Service Workers6.4%
Intermediate Production & Transport Workers6.5%
Elementary Clerical, Sales & Service Workers3.4%
Labourers & Related Workers22.7%
Others3.5%

 

Employment by Industry (% of employed persons)

IndustryPercentage
Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing39.8%
Mining0.6%
Manufacturing1.5%
Electricity, Gas & Water Supply1.6%
Construction3.5%
Wholesale Trade1.1%
Retail Trade5.6%
Accomodation, Cafes & Restaurants5.6%
Transport & Storage4.4%
Communication Services2.4%
Finance & Insurance0.3%
Property & Businesss Services3.1%
Government Administration & Defence6.8%
Education8.7%
Health & Community Services8.5%
Cultural & Recreational Services0.3%
Personal & Other Services2.2%
Others4.2%