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Glenorchy City

Resident workers - Key statistics

162 people or 11.9% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Manufacturing) 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)1,361100.0100.01,712100.0100.0-351
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years17312.713.823313.614.6-60
25 - 54 years91767.465.01,21871.168.8-301
55 - 64 years24718.117.923413.714.2+13
65 years and over302.23.3311.82.4-1
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers41030.126.954031.529.4-130
Machinery operators and drivers19814.513.925114.715.0-53
Hours worked--------------
Full time1,06678.373.01,30376.174.3-237
Part time29121.426.237922.124.2-88
Bachelor or higher degree685.09.2774.56.8-9
Advanced diploma or diploma946.96.6915.35.6+3
Certificate level52738.737.463537.136.4-108
No qualifications64447.344.085349.847.6-209
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50014210.413.8--------
$500 -$1,7491,04877.071.4--------
$1,750 or more13810.113.6--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport362.61.2422.51.6-6
Walked only483.53.0583.43.1-10
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1299.59.81689.89.6-39
Speaks a language other than English at home896.54.1855.03.4+4
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016181.31.3--------

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