Fraser Coast Regional Council

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Fraser Coast Regional Council 46.1% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 53.9% are female.

The local workers is 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 Fraser Coast Regional Council vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

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

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industries
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Namenumber%. Queenslandnumber%. Queensland2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)33,480100.0100.029,140100.0100.0+4,340
Age structure
15 - 24 years4,99914.915.64,21514.515.6+784
25 - 54 years19,91759.564.418,00661.865.6+1,911
55 - 64 years6,72220.115.35,59819.214.8+1,124
65 years and over1,8535.54.71,3174.54.0+536
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance7,46422.315.45,54419.013.0+1,920
Retail trade4,04912.19.33,79013.09.9+259
Education and training3,2059.68.93,02310.49.0+182
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers5,78517.312.44,52415.511.4+1,261
Technicians and trades workers4,38213.113.73,76812.914.2+614
Hours worked
Full time18,22754.458.916,09955.262.3+2,128
Part time14,53943.439.312,46742.835.9+2,072
Bachelor or higher degree6,57619.629.35,03817.325.1+1,538
Advanced diploma or diploma3,68111.011.33,13110.710.9+550
Certificate level11,20533.526.59,23731.726.3+1,968
No qualifications11,19733.430.710,80037.135.0+397
Individual Income
Less than $5005,34015.913.2--00--
$500 -$1,99924,48673.168.3--00--
$2,000 or more3,2029.617.5--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1770.54.11610.66.9+16
Walked only8752.62.69153.13.3-40
Other Characteristics
Born overseas5,37516.127.74,24814.625.7+1,127
Speaks a language other than English at home1,7595.314.41,2184.212.3+541
Arrived between 2016 and August 20216752.04.4--00--

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