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Cradle Coast Region

Resident workers - Key statistics

506 people or 12.0% of the Cradle Coast Region's resident workers (Manufacturing) 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%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)4,207100.0100.05,599100.0100.0-1,392
Males3,05772.774.94,18774.876.4-1,130
Females1,14227.125.11,40525.123.6-263
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years58714.013.886215.414.6-275
25 - 54 years2,76665.765.03,88469.468.8-1,118
55 - 64 years75317.917.974613.314.2+7
65 years and over1012.43.31061.92.4-5
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers1,34832.223.71,55227.721.8-204
Technicians and trades workers1,00723.926.91,60128.629.4-594
Machinery operators and drivers52312.413.983714.915.0-314
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,09873.673.04,20975.274.3-1,111
Part time1,05525.126.21,28222.924.2-227
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree2536.09.22244.06.8+29
Advanced diploma or diploma2536.06.62684.85.6-15
Certificate level1,64739.137.42,10237.536.4-455
No qualifications1,94146.144.02,81450.347.6-873
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50046811.113.8--------
$500 -$1,7493,14674.871.4--------
$1,750 or more54513.013.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3,53284.080.34,65583.179.2-1,123
Public Transport70.21.2270.51.6-20
Bicycle180.40.7330.60.6-15
Walked only1032.43.01803.23.1-77
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3327.99.84247.69.6-92
Speaks a language other than English at home1242.94.11372.43.4-13
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016491.21.3--------

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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