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Cradle Coast Region

Resident workers - Key statistics

295 people or 9.3% of the Cradle Coast Region's resident workers (Accommodation and Food 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
Cradle Coast Region20162011Change
NameNumber%King Island Council area %Number%King Island Council area %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,181100.0100.03,184100.0100.0-3
Males1,03232.441.594229.634.3+90
Females2,16067.970.72,24270.471.4-82
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1,27640.17.31,10434.720.0+172
25 - 54 years1,44745.553.71,63951.565.7-192
55 - 64 years36011.319.537311.728.6-13
65 years and over1123.514.6762.48.6+36
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers80725.431.785026.734.3-43
Labourers80525.37.385126.711.4-46
Managers52916.626.854517.134.3-16
Hours worked--------------
Full time99731.346.31,06333.428.6-66
Part time2,15567.770.72,06364.865.7+92
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1203.812.2802.50.0+40
Advanced diploma or diploma1755.57.31113.58.6+64
Certificate level90528.529.379625.08.6+109
No qualifications1,86958.846.32,09065.674.3-221
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,66952.529.3--------
$500 -$1,7491,39944.034.1--------
$1,750 or more561.80.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,05664.663.41,92860.654.3+128
Public Transport341.10.0441.40.0-10
Bicycle30.10.030.10.00
Walked only2879.09.832510.211.4-38
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2628.224.42397.520.0+23
Speaks a language other than English at home1153.612.2953.00.0+20
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016491.50.0--------

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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