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Glenorchy City

Resident workers - Key statistics

201 people or 12.8% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Accommodation and Food 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)1,567100.0100.01,420100.0100.0+147
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years66642.541.357840.739.5+88
25 - 54 years74747.746.270049.348.6+47
55 - 64 years1197.69.51289.010.0-9
65 years and over332.13.0191.32.0+14
Top three occupations--------------
Community and personal service workers34722.128.335424.928.3-7
Sales workers25616.312.018012.710.3+76
Hours worked--------------
Full time56035.732.951436.234.5+46
Part time99063.265.688262.163.8+108
Bachelor or higher degree1288.210.1674.77.2+61
Advanced diploma or diploma734.75.6463.24.5+27
Certificate level40125.623.932022.522.1+81
No qualifications92158.857.892665.262.1-5
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50072146.050.6--------
$500 -$1,74981652.146.0--------
$1,750 or more90.62.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport19712.65.515811.15.1+39
Walked only734.79.7654.69.9+8
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas31320.016.620714.614.4+106
Speaks a language other than English at home27417.511.520014.19.0+74
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161086.95.4--------

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