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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

73 people or 13.6% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Wholesale Trade) 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)535100.0100.0689100.0100.0-154
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years6712.510.710615.411.6-39
25 - 54 years38371.670.048069.770.5-97
55 - 64 years7814.615.59513.814.6-17
65 years and over112.13.8101.53.2+1
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers10018.710.011116.19.6-11
Machinery operators and drivers10018.715.513619.715.4-36
Clerical and administrative workers9016.816.89513.817.6-5
Hours worked--------------
Full time43581.379.655280.178.5-117
Part time10419.419.711717.020.2-13
Bachelor or higher degree458.415.0314.511.2+14
Advanced diploma or diploma285.29.2334.87.8-5
Certificate level18234.028.520029.025.1-18
No qualifications26349.245.139457.252.4-131
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500346.48.8--------
$500 -$1,74931458.771.5--------
$1,750 or more17532.718.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport142.62.500.02.7+14
Walked only81.51.560.91.8+2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas7814.626.58712.624.6-9
Speaks a language other than English at home336.211.3243.58.9+9
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016193.64.4--------

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