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Gannawarra Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

923 people or 21.0% of Gannawarra Shire's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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
Gannawarra Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Retail Trade %Number%Retail Trade %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)4,405100.0100.04,378100.0100.0+27
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years55912.727.151211.726.5+47
25 - 54 years2,41554.849.22,59559.353.8-180
55 - 64 years1,00222.717.992021.015.3+82
65 years and over4279.75.53508.04.3+77
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers56412.88.357613.27.5-12
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,53657.643.32,65860.749.3-122
Part time1,76240.055.11,59236.452.1+170
Bachelor or higher degree54612.44.847710.94.1+69
Advanced diploma or diploma3778.65.92896.64.1+88
Certificate level1,34630.623.61,18927.221.4+157
No qualifications1,93343.963.22,20050.366.2-267
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,16326.441.4--------
$500 -$1,7492,85764.954.5--------
$1,750 or more2946.72.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport190.40.0190.40.00
Walked only2776.39.83347.612.4-57
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas2335.33.91723.92.6+61
Speaks a language other than English at home1042.42.4601.40.6+44
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016310.70.7--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.