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Greater Burnie Economic Region

Resident workers - Key statistics

526 people or 42.0% of Greater Burnie Economic Region's resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) 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%Arts and Recreation Services %Number%Arts and Recreation Services %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)1,251100.0100.01,567100.0100.0-316
Males54543.640.668543.750.7-140
Females71857.455.888856.750.7-170
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years534.232.7996.326.1-46
25 - 54 years86268.950.91,17374.956.5-311
55 - 64 years29423.515.826216.715.2+32
65 years and over504.04.2211.32.9+29
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers36429.15.539825.417.4-34
Professionals28823.019.843027.419.6-142
Community and personal service workers27622.127.333621.428.3-60
Hours worked--------------
Full time76961.533.91,03265.945.7-263
Part time47838.265.552833.763.0-50
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree36128.910.347730.415.9-116
Advanced diploma or diploma16513.26.718211.611.6-17
Certificate level35428.330.338424.532.6-30
No qualifications34727.746.745529.049.3-108
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001008.051.5--------
$500 -$1,74993875.049.7--------
$1,750 or more19715.70.0--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car98678.862.41,16974.660.9-183
Public Transport141.10.080.50.0+6
Bicycle110.90.0100.60.0+1
Walked only493.95.5744.72.2-25
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas12710.212.119612.510.1-69
Speaks a language other than English at home221.80.0312.00.0-9
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201680.60.0--------

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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