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Maranoa Regional Council

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the Maranoa Regional Council 55.1% of the local workers are males and 44.9% 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 Maranoa Regional Council 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
Maranoa Regional Council20112006Change
NameNumber%Queensland %Number%Queensland %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)6,538100.0100.06,077100.0100.0+461
Males3,60155.152.83,27853.953.6+323
Females2,93744.947.22,79946.146.4+138
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years92414.116.497016.017.6-46
25 - 54 years4,24264.966.53,95165.067.5+291
55 - 64 years98615.114.184613.912.7+140
65 years and over3865.93.03105.12.2+76
Top three industries--------------
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,18017.82.71,42523.13.4-245
Health care and social assistance67510.211.95819.410.3+94
Retail trade5888.810.663910.411.6-51
Top three occupations--------------
Managers1,50022.912.11,60926.512.6-109
Technicians and trades workers95214.615.072411.915.3+228
Clerical and administrative workers85013.014.970511.615.2+145
Hours worked--------------
Full time4,78473.264.54,33871.465.6+446
Part time1,62024.834.11,60426.432.6+16
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree95014.521.872812.018.5+222
Advanced diploma or diploma5448.39.43906.48.3+154
Certificate level1,66325.424.81,18919.622.9+474
No qualifications3,31150.640.43,51257.845.8-201
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5991,83628.128.2--------
$600 -$12492,66240.742.1--------
$1250 or more1,90529.128.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3,97260.867.83,57458.867.0+398
Public Transport250.47.5340.66.6-9
Bicycle440.71.1621.01.1-18
Walked only5889.03.75499.04.0+39
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas5909.023.62954.920.3+295
Speaks a language other than English at home2363.69.5621.07.1+174
Arrived between 2006 and 20112523.95.7--------

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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