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Glenorchy City

Resident workers - Key statistics

158 people or 40.8% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) 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)387100.0100.0422100.0100.0-35
Males27871.875.730672.576.5-28
Females11028.424.412228.923.6-12
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years194.94.6266.25.4-7
25 - 54 years31280.674.933579.476.7-23
55 - 64 years5213.418.34911.616.4+3
65 years and over30.82.292.11.6-6
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals9324.020.68820.918.8+5
Clerical and administrative workers8522.019.310324.418.3-18
Technicians and trades workers8421.721.610725.425.5-23
Hours worked--------------
Full time33386.083.135183.282.2-18
Part time5213.416.16615.616.4-14
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree8622.225.88019.022.5+6
Advanced diploma or diploma7218.614.25713.512.1+15
Certificate level13735.433.615436.535.0-17
No qualifications9023.324.112730.128.1-37
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50030.82.9--------
$500 -$1,74926568.559.8--------
$1,750 or more11329.235.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car30779.378.832476.878.1-17
Public Transport133.42.5225.23.3-9
Bicycle102.61.740.91.2+6
Walked only143.63.792.13.4+5
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas4210.911.94510.712.3-3
Speaks a language other than English at home379.64.2317.34.0+6
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201600.01.1--------

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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