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Cradle Coast Region

Local workers - Key statistics - Public Administration and Safety

In the Cradle Coast Region 44.5% of the local workers are males and 55.1% are female.

The local workers are made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the Cradle Coast Region vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local worker requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the local workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Please note – The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. To provide this detail, Cradle Coast Region in 2011 had to be constructed from a best fit of Work Destination Zones (DZNs). While it may not be an exact match to the LGA or region boundary, it is considered close enough to allow some comparison. Users should treat this time series data with caution, however, and not compare directly with 2011 data from any other source.

Local workers key statistics - Public Administration and Safety
Cradle Coast Region20162011Change
NameNumber%Arts and Recreation Services %Number%Arts and Recreation Services %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)2,143100.0100.02,660100.0100.0-517
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years793.728.11565.913.2-77
25 - 54 years1,48469.249.31,98174.563.2-497
55 - 64 years49423.114.949618.616.4-2
65 years and over743.57.0371.44.3+37
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers56926.68.464024.115.0-71
Community and personal service workers45221.123.957521.620.7-123
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,34762.935.31,73565.245.4-388
Part time76935.956.287733.046.8-108
Bachelor or higher degree58527.314.773327.615.4-148
Advanced diploma or diploma29313.710.533512.610.4-42
Certificate level59227.630.567225.320.7-80
No qualifications60828.444.579329.844.3-185
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001677.847.5--------
$500 -$1,7491,62175.646.3--------
$1,750 or more33015.41.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport150.
Walked only904.27.21405.33.9-50
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1969.13.729711.26.8-101
Speaks a language other than English at home542.51.5672.50.0-13
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201690.40.7--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions).