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Cradle Coast Region

Resident workers - Key statistics

2,601 people or 44.8% of the Cradle Coast Region's resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) 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)5,812100.0100.04,956100.0100.0+856
Males1,07218.420.689118.019.9+181
Females4,72881.379.44,06882.180.1+660
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years4377.57.93647.37.7+73
25 - 54 years3,71663.964.33,40468.768.5+312
55 - 64 years1,43724.723.41,07821.820.8+359
65 years and over2123.64.31242.53.1+88
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers2,53943.737.42,15343.437.4+386
Professionals1,66928.734.41,42128.733.0+248
Clerical and administrative workers66011.412.659312.013.6+67
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,33040.142.92,04541.343.4+285
Part time3,41858.856.32,80356.655.3+615
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,55626.836.51,17223.630.6+384
Advanced diploma or diploma1,04518.015.076815.513.6+277
Certificate level1,75430.225.21,38928.023.5+365
No qualifications1,24221.420.31,30926.426.4-67
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,05818.214.9--------
$500 -$1,7494,12571.071.4--------
$1,750 or more58910.112.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car4,48677.272.53,69674.670.6+790
Public Transport140.22.5310.62.8-17
Bicycle150.30.8180.40.5-3
Walked only1662.94.91613.24.7+5
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas79013.616.465813.316.3+132
Speaks a language other than English at home3075.37.12224.55.7+85
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161131.92.2--------

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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