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Coffs Harbour City

Resident workers - Key statistics

934 people or 52.4% of Coffs Harbour City's resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) 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)1,782100.0100.01,729100.0100.0+53
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years734.16.1774.57.6-4
25 - 54 years1,29172.473.51,30375.474.7-12
55 - 64 years37721.217.132318.715.5+54
65 years and over452.53.2281.62.2+17
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers66737.425.362636.226.4+41
Community and personal service workers30016.821.631518.222.5-15
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,25870.676.91,22871.076.3+30
Part time52329.322.349228.522.6+31
Bachelor or higher degree57832.438.048728.232.0+91
Advanced diploma or diploma35620.016.527515.915.2+81
Certificate level45425.521.647027.222.1-16
No qualifications35419.921.743225.027.0-78
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500804.54.4--------
$500 -$1,7491,26370.962.9--------
$1,750 or more42623.931.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport100.618.680.516.3+2
Walked only442.53.6392.34.2+5
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas18010.123.21659.522.0+15
Speaks a language other than English at home683.817.2372.115.3+31
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201670.41.7--------

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