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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

385 people or 17.4% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) 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)2,207100.0100.02,180100.0100.0+27
Males1,65374.975.51,71278.575.8-59
Females56225.524.547021.624.2+92
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1707.76.91838.47.5-13
25 - 54 years1,50168.067.01,55171.169.1-50
55 - 64 years44720.320.339117.919.2+56
65 years and over934.25.8572.64.2+36
Top three occupations--------------
Machinery operators and drivers80136.341.394343.340.0-142
Clerical and administrative workers33015.019.531714.520.8+13
Technicians and trades workers32514.76.230213.96.7+23
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,71877.872.51,67977.073.1+39
Part time47721.626.145620.924.7+21
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1958.812.31275.89.8+68
Advanced diploma or diploma1908.610.11215.68.1+69
Certificate level80336.427.767731.124.7+126
No qualifications96243.647.01,12851.753.0-166
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001326.010.0--------
$500 -$1,7491,04947.569.0--------
$1,750 or more98844.819.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,69776.970.51,59973.366.0+98
Public Transport140.64.9241.15.9-10
Bicycle90.40.8110.50.8-2
Walked only200.92.0301.42.3-10
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas27612.527.42049.423.6+72
Speaks a language other than English at home713.212.2341.68.5+37
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016351.64.0--------

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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