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Resident workers - Key statistics

1,916 people or 73.0% of Coffs Harbour City's resident workers (Education and Training) 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)2,625100.0100.02,405100.0100.0+220
Males74728.529.075231.330.5-5
Females1,87771.571.01,65068.669.5+227
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1505.79.51034.38.2+47
25 - 54 years1,73366.066.51,65969.068.7+74
55 - 64 years61623.519.457624.019.8+40
65 years and over1224.64.7602.53.4+62
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals1,58960.560.81,53563.863.9+54
Community and personal service workers46917.914.736215.112.1+107
Clerical and administrative workers2499.511.024510.211.3+4
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,40753.655.41,27753.154.9+130
Part time1,20746.043.71,10545.944.0+102
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,55859.463.61,34756.061.8+211
Advanced diploma or diploma35813.610.436015.011.3-2
Certificate level38514.710.632613.69.9+59
No qualifications27310.413.532713.614.2-54
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50038714.715.5--------
$500 -$1,7491,61261.458.4--------
$1,750 or more60423.025.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,16082.369.91,95681.371.2+204
Public Transport150.611.470.39.2+8
Bicycle251.00.9220.91.0+3
Walked only732.84.1482.04.2+25
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas27110.324.226611.122.5+5
Speaks a language other than English at home1184.518.2913.814.6+27
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016180.73.3--------

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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