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Greater Burnie Economic Region

Resident workers - Key statistics

120 people or 8.1% of Greater Burnie Economic 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
Greater Burnie Economic Region20162011Change
NameNumber%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,475100.0100.01,375100.0100.0+100
Males47832.440.040029.137.7+78
Females1,00568.160.097570.962.2+30
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years68246.241.353438.839.5+148
25 - 54 years61241.546.265147.348.6-39
55 - 64 years15310.49.514810.810.0+5
65 years and over402.73.0292.12.0+11
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers38025.828.337127.028.3+9
Labourers37225.223.234224.924.0+30
Sales workers24416.512.018013.110.3+64
Hours worked--------------
Full time41828.332.942631.034.5-8
Part time1,03370.065.691166.363.8+122
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree503.410.1332.47.2+17
Advanced diploma or diploma704.75.6433.14.5+27
Certificate level40427.423.934224.922.1+62
No qualifications90961.657.892667.362.1-17
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50083856.850.6--------
$500 -$1,74960641.146.0--------
$1,750 or more302.02.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car98366.659.385161.957.6+132
Public Transport271.85.5312.35.1-4
Bicycle00.00.700.00.60
Walked only1218.29.71118.19.9+10
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1047.116.6946.814.4+10
Speaks a language other than English at home503.411.5433.19.0+7
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016191.35.4--------

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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