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Coffs Harbour City

Resident workers - Key statistics

46 people or 20.5% of Coffs Harbour City's resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Coffs Harbour City20162011Change
NameNumber%Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing %Number%Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)224100.0100.0257100.0100.0-33
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years62.710.9155.87.9-9
25 - 54 years16272.366.918070.063.0-18
55 - 64 years5022.315.66525.320.0-15
65 years and over52.26.931.29.7+2
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers6127.24.19035.04.1-29
Machinery operators and drivers5825.93.74015.63.2+18
Hours worked--------------
Full time17879.559.921081.757.9-32
Part time4017.938.95421.040.5-14
Bachelor or higher degree188.015.4249.314.4-6
Advanced diploma or diploma2812.58.3155.88.1+13
Certificate level10346.016.713753.316.3-34
No qualifications7533.555.17428.855.4+1
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500146.327.9--------
$500 -$1,74917276.862.6--------
$1,750 or more4921.98.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport00.00.400.00.30
Walked only00.
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas188.053.0187.039.50
Speaks a language other than English at home31.353.200.041.3+3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201600.020.2--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.