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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

67 people or 13.1% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) 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
Gladstone Regional Council area20162011Change
NameNumber%Queensland %Number%Queensland %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)511100.0100.0437100.0100.0+74
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years346.711.5306.910.0+4
25 - 54 years23045.054.219644.954.9+34
55 - 64 years12524.519.211626.520.4+9
65 years and over12925.215.19221.114.8+37
Top three occupations--------------
Machinery operators and drivers326.
Hours worked--------------
Full time34868.171.429367.072.1+55
Part time15931.126.814032.025.1+19
Bachelor or higher degree346.710.9286.48.2+6
Advanced diploma or diploma336.57.7255.76.6+8
Certificate level12524.521.47016.017.8+55
No qualifications29457.556.228966.162.8+5
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50019938.925.8--------
$500 -$1,74926551.962.4--------
$1,750 or more428.29.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport00.01.700.01.30
Walked only479.28.1327.39.0+15
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas509.817.9398.914.5+11
Speaks a language other than English at home183.512.0153.48.6+3
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201651.06.3--------

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