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Coffs Harbour City

Resident workers - Key statistics

231 people or 20.0% of Coffs Harbour City's resident workers (Other 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%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,154100.0100.01,141100.0100.0+13
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years18115.715.420417.917.9-23
25 - 54 years71862.265.872563.565.1-7
55 - 64 years18716.214.318416.113.4+3
65 years and over675.84.5312.73.6+36
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers59351.443.460953.447.2-16
Community and personal service workers15813.715.114012.311.6+18
Clerical and administrative workers11910.310.912811.211.9-9
Hours worked--------------
Full time70461.063.169460.866.1+10
Part time43938.035.743438.032.2+5
Bachelor or higher degree1139.816.5887.713.4+25
Advanced diploma or diploma11810.211.1968.49.3+22
Certificate level62153.845.161553.946.2+6
No qualifications26723.124.931327.427.3-46
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50030526.423.4--------
$500 -$1,74979969.266.3--------
$1,750 or more322.88.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport30.39.830.39.10
Walked only312.74.2433.84.2-12
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas14612.728.714612.826.30
Speaks a language other than English at home665.723.9433.821.5+23
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016302.64.9--------

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