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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Industry

[Econ_LF_Industry].[Top1Label] employs more of Gladstone Regional Council area’s resident workforce than any other industry sector.

Industry sector data identifies the industries in which the residents of an area work either within the residing area or elsewhere. Comparing the industry sectors in which Gladstone Regional Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Gladstone Regional Council area, indicates whether an economy draws on the skills offered by its own residents, or on a different set of skills imported from elsewhere in the region.

Industry sector statistics in Gladstone Regional Council area are influenced by a range of factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available within commuting distance;
  • The educational levels of the local population; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the local population.

Industry sector data should be viewed in conjunction with Residents place of work.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers industry of employment, 2016
Resident workers industry of employment, 2016
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
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Change in resident workers industry of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers industry of employment, 2011 to 2016
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the jobs held by the resident workforce in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

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In combination these three industries employed [Econ_LF_Industry].[Top3Sum].{0:#,0} people in total or [Econ_LF_Industry].[Top3SumPer].{0:0.0}% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Queensland employed [Econ_LF_Industry].[BMSumTop1Num].{0:0.0}% in [Econ_LF_Industry].[BMTop1Label]; [Econ_LF_Industry].[BMSumTop2Num].{0:0.0}% in [Econ_LF_Industry].[BMTop2Label]; and [Econ_LF_Industry].[BMSumTop3Num].{0:0.0}% in [Econ_LF_Industry].[BMTop3Label].

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