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Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Tablelands 48.1% of the local workers are males and 51.9% 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 Tablelands 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
Tablelands20112006Change
NameNumber%Queensland %Number%Queensland %2006 to 2011
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)8,023100.0100.07,685100.0100.0+338
Males3,85848.152.83,82249.753.6+36
Females4,16551.947.23,86350.346.4+302
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,05213.116.41,09014.217.6-38
25 - 54 years4,86760.766.54,93664.267.5-69
55 - 64 years1,63520.414.11,34917.612.7+286
65 years and over4695.83.03104.02.2+159
Top three industries--------------
Retail trade1,11313.710.61,04813.511.6+65
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,06513.12.71,09114.03.4-26
Health care and social assistance1,01412.511.983610.810.3+178
Top three occupations--------------
Managers1,42917.812.11,46919.112.6-40
Professionals1,19614.919.21,11114.517.6+85
Technicians and trades workers1,08013.515.01,01313.215.3+67
Hours worked--------------
Full time4,63957.864.54,62760.265.6+12
Part time3,28540.934.12,85237.132.6+433
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,27215.921.81,08014.118.5+192
Advanced diploma or diploma7178.99.45557.28.3+162
Certificate level2,17627.124.81,89924.722.9+277
No qualifications3,73946.640.43,75248.845.8-13
Individual Income--------------
$0-$5993,30041.128.2--------
$600 -$12493,32441.442.1--------
$1250 or more1,28116.028.3--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car5,20164.867.84,83662.967.0+365
Public Transport690.97.5380.56.6+31
Bicycle280.31.1460.61.1-18
Walked only5456.83.75927.74.0-47
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,16014.523.61,07514.020.3+85
Speaks a language other than English at home3744.79.52863.77.1+88
Arrived between 2006 and 20111551.95.7--------

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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