24

Student – school or university

19.5%

23

Unemployed / receiving benefits

18.7%

56

Blue collar

45.5%

13

White Collar

10.6%

7

Professional

5.7%
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.