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Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Redland City 44.2% of the local workers are males and 55.8% 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 Redland City 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
Redland City20112006Change
NameNumber%Queensland %Number%Queensland %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)35,466100.0100.032,106100.0100.0+3,360
Males15,66044.252.814,52445.253.6+1,136
Females19,80655.847.217,58254.846.4+2,224
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years7,00019.716.46,70320.917.6+297
25 - 54 years21,74561.366.520,39763.567.5+1,348
55 - 64 years5,52315.614.14,30313.412.7+1,220
65 years and over1,1983.43.07032.22.2+495
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade5,68715.910.65,52817.011.6+159
Health care and social assistance5,06714.111.93,82611.810.3+1,241
Education and training3,56810.07.93,1499.77.7+419
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals6,09417.219.25,26816.417.6+826
Clerical and administrative workers5,19614.714.94,66214.515.2+534
Sales workers4,94313.99.94,62314.410.5+320
Hours worked--------------
Full time19,25554.364.517,83855.665.6+1,417
Part time15,79244.534.113,66442.632.6+2,128
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree6,45418.221.85,09915.918.5+1,355
Advanced diploma or diploma3,67310.49.42,8769.08.3+797
Certificate level8,90425.124.87,13822.222.9+1,766
No qualifications16,00145.140.415,38447.945.8+617
Individual Income--------------
$0-$59913,20337.228.2--------
$600 -$124914,78641.742.1--------
$1250 or more7,05219.928.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car24,84270.067.821,93568.367.0+2,907
Public Transport8812.57.56772.16.6+204
Bicycle2040.61.12370.71.1-33
Walked only9212.63.71,0033.14.0-82
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas9,29726.223.67,48523.320.3+1,812
Speaks a language other than English at home2,6597.59.51,8915.97.1+768
Arrived between 2006 and 20111,8175.15.7--------

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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