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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

736 people or 20.0% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Manufacturing) 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)3,685100.0100.04,808100.0100.0-1,123
Males3,07083.373.74,00583.375.6-935
Females61616.726.380216.724.4-186
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years3489.412.563613.214.1-288
25 - 54 years2,74174.468.53,52773.469.8-786
55 - 64 years52914.415.759412.413.7-65
65 years and over671.83.3591.22.4+8
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,34136.427.71,70835.529.4-367
Machinery operators and drivers1,12730.613.61,32527.613.8-198
Professionals3379.16.94559.56.5-118
Hours worked--------------
Full time3,22587.580.44,21287.680.6-987
Part time43111.718.751510.717.6-84
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree49813.511.653411.18.9-36
Advanced diploma or diploma2386.57.92495.26.2-11
Certificate level1,79248.636.52,06242.934.8-270
No qualifications1,07429.141.61,81537.746.3-741
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001544.29.3--------
$500 -$1,7491,43038.873.3--------
$1,750 or more2,06256.016.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car2,84777.382.73,65476.081.2-807
Public Transport501.42.0711.52.6-21
Bicycle531.41.0931.91.2-40
Walked only250.71.7370.81.8-12
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas66518.030.381416.928.1-149
Speaks a language other than English at home2326.314.92194.611.8+13
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161453.95.3--------

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

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