23

Student – school or university

18.3%

28

Unemployed / receiving benefits

22.2%

55

Blue collar

43.7%

12

White Collar

9.5%

8

Professional

6.3%
Blue collar work involves manual or unskilled labour not requiring a higher level of education. White collar work is skilled or semi-skilled labour, generally office based. Those in the ‘professional’ category have obtained specific tertiary education commensurate to their employment, e.g. doctors, accountants, pilots, engineers.