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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

71 people or 15.1% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) 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)471100.0100.0515100.0100.0-44
Males18839.947.218335.547.6+5
Females28259.952.832663.352.4-44
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5211.011.58416.314.6-32
25 - 54 years31266.263.533565.061.9-23
55 - 64 years7415.716.97314.217.5+1
65 years and over296.28.1275.26.1+2
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers17938.045.620840.445.0-29
Clerical and administrative workers10321.918.712023.319.6-17
Managers5912.512.66612.812.6-7
Hours worked--------------
Full time34072.271.235669.169.7-16
Part time13528.728.016131.329.1-26
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree337.020.7254.915.3+8
Advanced diploma or diploma388.112.0438.310.5-5
Certificate level17737.628.015329.724.9+24
No qualifications20743.936.026751.844.3-60
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5005812.312.1--------
$500 -$1,74932969.967.1--------
$1,750 or more7415.719.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car39283.273.440177.972.4-9
Public Transport00.04.400.03.90
Bicycle00.00.530.60.5-3
Walked only122.52.7183.52.9-6
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas8017.026.87815.123.4+2
Speaks a language other than English at home214.511.2101.97.0+11
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016204.23.6--------

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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