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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

124 people or 14.8% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Administrative and Support 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)838100.0100.0704100.0100.0+134
Males36243.245.828941.147.5+73
Females47556.754.241558.952.5+60
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years10512.511.912217.313.7-17
25 - 54 years58069.267.748368.668.9+97
55 - 64 years13416.016.18912.614.3+45
65 years and over242.94.4131.83.0+11
Top three occupations--------------
Labourers44853.541.032045.538.2+128
Clerical and administrative workers11113.216.09914.115.3+12
Technicians and trades workers8410.08.47610.89.4+8
Hours worked--------------
Full time43351.751.341358.754.6+20
Part time39447.047.527038.443.8+124
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree566.716.9436.114.7+13
Advanced diploma or diploma688.111.4304.39.9+38
Certificate level23427.925.118726.622.5+47
No qualifications46755.743.440757.848.2+60
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50023828.425.6--------
$500 -$1,74951561.564.9--------
$1,750 or more8910.68.2--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car64176.567.953876.466.2+103
Public Transport242.98.830.410.2+21
Bicycle30.40.9101.40.8-7
Walked only192.33.1253.63.4-6
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas19222.933.512617.929.7+66
Speaks a language other than English at home809.517.4344.812.4+46
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016506.09.0--------

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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