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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

304 people or 10.2% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Construction) 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)2,990100.0100.03,892100.0100.0-902
Males2,55085.386.63,26483.985.6-714
Females43414.513.462616.114.4-192
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years29910.014.167817.416.1-379
25 - 54 years2,23274.669.62,67768.869.3-445
55 - 64 years40713.613.547712.312.4-70
65 years and over511.72.9671.72.2-16
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers1,30643.747.21,71244.047.0-406
Labourers57619.316.060915.615.4-33
Machinery operators and drivers42814.38.660115.49.7-173
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,38679.878.23,30184.876.8-915
Part time56418.920.651113.121.2+53
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1484.97.71955.06.7-47
Advanced diploma or diploma1565.26.61594.15.2-3
Certificate level1,69856.852.41,93049.649.1-232
No qualifications89429.930.81,46237.635.7-568
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5002036.88.9--------
$500 -$1,7491,48049.569.5--------
$1,750 or more1,24941.819.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,88563.079.02,99877.076.5-1,113
Public Transport51717.32.72025.22.9+315
Bicycle60.20.4210.50.4-15
Walked only291.01.0160.41.2+13
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas49716.621.251813.321.0-21
Speaks a language other than English at home1715.76.81303.35.9+41
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161063.53.0--------

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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