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Cradle Coast Region

Resident workers - Key statistics

2,263 people or 63.1% of the Cradle Coast Region'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
Cradle Coast Region20162011Change
NameNumber%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,586100.0100.03,655100.0100.0-69
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1604.55.01774.85.2-17
25 - 54 years2,44468.268.12,71374.271.4-269
55 - 64 years84223.522.569619.020.7+146
65 years and over1424.04.4772.12.8+65
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers74420.716.867918.615.7+65
Clerical and administrative workers3158.910.33339.110.1-18
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,77349.451.91,93552.953.4-162
Part time1,80450.347.41,71046.845.9+94
Bachelor or higher degree1,86151.959.81,88551.657.1-24
Advanced diploma or diploma40211.29.140511.110.0-3
Certificate level67018.714.158616.013.0+84
No qualifications60416.815.268718.817.6-83
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50059216.515.3--------
$500 -$1,7492,36966.164.1--------
$1,750 or more57916.119.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport130.42.2140.41.9-1
Walked only1564.45.01825.04.5-26
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2988.313.33379.213.4-39
Speaks a language other than English at home431.24.6330.93.6+10
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201680.21.6--------

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