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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

467 people or 39.1% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) 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)1,194100.0100.01,111100.0100.0+83
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years917.67.9998.99.2-8
25 - 54 years85971.973.879971.974.7+60
55 - 64 years20617.315.819317.414.4+13
65 years and over443.72.5222.01.8+22
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers27923.422.525422.921.4+25
Clerical and administrative workers26221.926.726623.927.8-4
Hours worked--------------
Full time89675.077.784776.277.1+49
Part time28924.221.324622.121.7+43
Bachelor or higher degree27322.932.722119.929.7+52
Advanced diploma or diploma19416.216.316314.714.4+31
Certificate level33327.922.430027.020.6+33
No qualifications37831.726.639335.432.3-15
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500746.24.2--------
$500 -$1,74991476.570.1--------
$1,750 or more19716.524.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport161.314.860.516.7+10
Walked only403.44.0343.14.5+6
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas15412.918.811610.418.1+38
Speaks a language other than English at home635.38.1333.07.2+30
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016201.71.5--------

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