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Circular Head Council area

Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

482 people or 13.2% of Circular Head Council area's local resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include all employed people who are resident in the local area regardless of where they work. In other words, it is the people who live locally and therefore have the potential to work locally and is an important resource for the local economy. Their characteristics inform us about the skills that are available locally, even if they are not currently employed in the local economy.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Circular Head Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%Greater Hobart %Number%Greater Hobart %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers3,656100.0100.03,769100.0100.0-113
Males2,01955.250.82,14056.851.5-121
Females1,63744.849.21,62943.248.5+8
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years52514.415.463116.716.9-106
25 - 54 years2,38865.366.12,52867.168.0-140
55 - 64 years59916.415.650413.413.0+95
65 years and over1443.93.01062.82.1+38
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing80922.11.692224.51.7-113
Manufacturing72219.76.375019.98.0-28
Retail trade3359.211.43228.512.3+13
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers81522.38.896725.79.6-152
Managers80522.011.487023.111.5-65
Technicians and trades workers46112.613.844311.813.8+18
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger2,47267.668.12,33361.966.8+139
Public transport80.25.3170.55.2-9
Bicycle00.00.000.00.00
Walked only2075.75.42687.16.2-61
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,19660.158.42,41364.060.0-217
Part time1,16831.935.31,05728.033.3+111
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2757.525.52416.422.3+34
Advanced diploma or diploma2075.78.71614.38.2+46
Certificate level99927.323.989823.821.9+101
No qualifications2,01055.038.02,25859.942.7-248
Individual income--------------
Nil to $5991,29235.329.8--------
$600 to $1,2491,73047.343.3--------
$1,250 to $1,999 44712.219.4--------
$2,000 or more 1163.26.3--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English611.75.7310.84.3+30
Has broadband internet access at home2,62371.778.283722.243.9+1,786
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)1,43439.235.51,45638.634.4-22

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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