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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

268 people or 27.2% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Mining) 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)985100.0100.0948100.0100.0+37
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years535.45.410411.09.7-51
25 - 54 years80681.881.175980.178.4+47
55 - 64 years11511.711.9818.510.8+34
65 years and over80.81.6101.11.1-2
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers37438.027.928730.324.0+87
Machinery operators and drivers24124.536.230332.037.0-62
Hours worked--------------
Full time87388.685.886090.786.5+13
Part time979.812.9778.111.7+20
Bachelor or higher degree16817.118.710811.418.3+60
Advanced diploma or diploma10010.26.9626.56.1+38
Certificate level44144.841.939641.836.5+45
No qualifications25525.930.335237.136.2-97
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500161.61.6--------
$500 -$1,74925125.530.3--------
$1,750 or more69070.166.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport25726.116.1646.815.8+193
Walked only70.72.0111.22.5-4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas21621.918.814815.618.4+68
Speaks a language other than English at home909.16.9434.55.8+47
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016565.73.1--------

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