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Resident workers - Key statistics

368 people or 23.7% of Coffs Harbour City's resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) 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%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,554100.0100.0993100.0100.0+561
Males1,02365.870.269169.670.9+332
Females53334.329.830530.729.1+228
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years17010.98.9787.97.9+92
25 - 54 years1,03966.950.462663.051.5+413
55 - 64 years24315.621.419920.022.3+44
65 years and over1076.919.3969.718.3+11
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers70045.023.227727.919.5+423
Managers59638.455.654955.363.2+47
Technicians and trades workers634.16.4414.15.7+22
Hours worked--------------
Full time93159.968.857557.970.2+356
Part time60438.929.340240.527.4+202
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree23915.413.314314.410.4+96
Advanced diploma or diploma1298.38.8808.18.1+49
Certificate level26016.725.216216.322.3+98
No qualifications85655.148.455055.453.9+306
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50043427.925.1--------
$500 -$1,74997362.661.5--------
$1,750 or more1248.010.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,15274.148.059259.640.4+560
Public Transport60.41.030.30.7+3
Bicycle50.30.260.60.2-1
Walked only775.07.5676.78.1+10
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas82453.013.239239.511.2+432
Speaks a language other than English at home82653.29.141041.37.1+416
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201631420.22.8--------

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

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