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Circular Head Council area

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Circular Head Council area 54.8% of the local workers are males and 45.2% are female.

The local workers are made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the Cradle Coast Region vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the local workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

Local workers key statistics - All industries
Circular Head Council area20112006Change
NameNumber%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,387100.0100.03,505100.0100.0-118
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years49414.615.057416.415.7-80
25 - 54 years2,22065.565.52,35667.268.4-136
55 - 64 years54316.016.247713.613.7+66
65 years and over1303.83.2982.82.3+32
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing75722.24.787124.65.5-114
Retail trade3169.311.33168.912.00
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers42012.414.940811.614.6+12
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,07861.458.62,30765.860.8-229
Part time1,25537.140.11,11931.937.3+136
Bachelor or higher degree2808.320.02336.617.6+47
Advanced diploma or diploma2015.98.21684.87.6+33
Certificate level91627.026.483723.924.1+79
No qualifications1,96758.141.42,08959.645.8-122
Individual Income--------------
$600 -$12491,61847.843.7--------
$1250 or more53515.822.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport120.43.0100.32.9+2
Walked only2046.05.02557.35.8-51
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas34010.011.52988.510.8+42
Speaks a language other than English at home561.74.0351.02.9+21
Arrived between 2006 and 2011692.01.9--------

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