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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

1,335 people or 62.1% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Education and Training) 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)2,149100.0100.01,773100.0100.0+376
Males36917.227.135219.928.4+17
Females1,77882.772.91,41880.071.6+360
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years1868.78.31377.77.6+49
25 - 54 years1,60574.769.81,34776.072.3+258
55 - 64 years31014.418.124413.817.3+66
65 years and over552.63.8422.42.8+13
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals1,16754.355.41,00656.758.2+161
Community and personal service workers47922.318.730517.215.7+174
Clerical and administrative workers1738.110.11619.110.5+12
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,00446.753.086648.852.4+138
Part time1,12552.346.289950.746.6+226
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree1,13052.657.992752.356.8+203
Advanced diploma or diploma2059.510.61729.710.5+33
Certificate level35616.614.124013.512.6+116
No qualifications40318.815.738621.817.8+17
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50041819.516.1--------
$500 -$1,7491,47368.566.2--------
$1,750 or more22710.616.7--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,77582.675.91,42580.475.6+350
Public Transport40.25.650.34.9-1
Bicycle70.31.3171.01.4-10
Walked only864.03.6824.64.2+4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas32315.021.821512.120.5+108
Speaks a language other than English at home1004.79.7603.47.9+40
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016693.23.2--------

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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