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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Key statistics

125 people or 12.9% of Gladstone Regional Council area's resident workers (Other 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%Construction %Number%Construction %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)968100.0100.0961100.0100.0+7
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years20421.110.022323.217.4-19
25 - 54 years63065.174.660062.468.8+30
55 - 64 years10811.213.610210.612.3+6
65 years and over313.21.7282.91.7+3
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers47749.343.752955.044.0-52
Community and personal service workers13413.80.19610.00.2+38
Clerical and administrative workers11712.19.911211.710.5+5
Hours worked--------------
Full time59661.679.868871.684.8-92
Part time36137.318.925126.113.1+110
Bachelor or higher degree495.14.9404.25.0+9
Advanced diploma or diploma767.95.2474.94.1+29
Certificate level54756.556.852654.749.6+21
No qualifications28429.329.931332.637.6-29
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50027128.06.8--------
$500 -$1,74958360.249.5--------
$1,750 or more9710.041.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport131.317.350.55.2+8
Walked only222.31.0131.40.4+9
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas14815.316.614214.813.3+6
Speaks a language other than English at home616.35.7464.83.3+15
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016404.13.5--------

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