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Resident workers - Key statistics

4 people or 6.7% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Mining) have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes 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
Glenorchy City20162011Change
NameNumber%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)60100.0100.040100.0100.0+20
Males4981.791.83690.090.7+13
Females58.38.3717.59.3-2
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years58.35.000.07.8+5
25 - 54 years4371.773.83690.076.3+7
55 - 64 years915.018.2717.513.8+2
65 years and over00.03.100.02.30
Top three occupations--------------
Machinery operators and drivers2948.343.31332.545.6+16
Technicians and trades workers1016.728.2512.526.0+5
Managers1016.76.5410.07.1+6
Hours worked--------------
Full time4371.783.03792.584.6+6
Part time35.014.737.513.90
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree46.79.4615.09.6-2
Advanced diploma or diploma00.05.9410.05.3-4
Certificate level2135.044.01332.540.4+8
No qualifications2948.337.81947.541.0+10
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50000.02.6--------
$500 -$1,7494270.048.0--------
$1,750 or more1525.047.4--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car3558.360.92562.565.1+10
Public Transport711.77.300.06.7+7
Bicycle00.00.400.00.20
Walked only00.01.500.02.20
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas58.38.0615.09.4-1
Speaks a language other than English at home00.02.600.02.30
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201600.00.7--------

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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