This FACT indicates the percentage of those aged 15 to 24 that are either earning an income, or attending some form of education, for the year 2016. The importance of this fact is based on the need for citizens to be contributing to the economy, either now or in the future. The city with the highest percentage was Canberra, at 84.1%. The city with the lowest was Hobart, at 74.2%.
This FACT also appears in the Economy category.