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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

243 people or 9.4% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Retail 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)2,584100.0100.02,678100.0100.0-94
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years88234.132.094335.233.1-61
25 - 54 years1,39253.953.31,40652.553.4-14
55 - 64 years2559.911.529411.011.2-39
65 years and over491.93.2311.22.4+18
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers1,48157.354.81,52456.953.5-43
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,04940.646.71,17543.948.1-126
Part time1,50258.152.31,46654.750.4+36
Bachelor or higher degree1244.811.1823.18.3+42
Advanced diploma or diploma1194.67.9772.96.0+42
Certificate level58722.722.047017.619.2+117
No qualifications1,69065.456.71,95773.162.9-267
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001,08742.134.6--------
$500 -$1,7491,34852.259.1--------
$1,750 or more1144.44.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport80.34.9160.65.2-8
Walked only863.33.41525.74.1-66
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas32412.521.127310.219.5+51
Speaks a language other than English at home1154.510.0803.07.9+35
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016752.93.6--------

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