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Glenorchy City

Resident workers - Key statistics

53 people or 11.3% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Wholesale Trade) 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)469100.0100.0660100.0100.0-191
Males34673.873.447471.872.4-128
Females12426.426.618327.727.6-59
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5812.411.27611.512.4-18
25 - 54 years31567.265.847371.768.7-158
55 - 64 years7516.018.98212.416.0-7
65 years and over163.44.2223.33.0-6
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers10121.523.915323.221.8-52
Machinery operators and drivers9720.716.813620.616.4-39
Clerical and administrative workers8518.114.112018.214.1-35
Hours worked--------------
Full time36277.273.549174.472.8-129
Part time10221.726.014421.826.0-42
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree245.18.4304.56.0-6
Advanced diploma or diploma296.27.4274.15.7+2
Certificate level14931.831.117025.827.7-21
No qualifications24953.150.439660.056.4-147
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500429.013.1--------
$500 -$1,74940085.375.4--------
$1,750 or more306.410.4--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car38982.982.355083.380.4-161
Public Transport153.21.2182.71.6-3
Bicycle00.00.400.00.40
Walked only214.52.2172.62.8+4
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas265.58.4436.58.1-17
Speaks a language other than English at home122.63.3243.62.9-12
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201630.60.8--------

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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