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Glenorchy City

Resident workers - Key statistics

124 people or 12.8% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) 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)967100.0100.0913100.0100.0+54
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years737.56.3505.55.6+23
25 - 54 years61964.061.964971.167.1-30
55 - 64 years22523.324.517318.922.1+52
65 years and over545.67.4384.25.2+16
Top three occupations--------------
Machinery operators and drivers51853.646.448152.746.4+37
Clerical and administrative workers19520.220.019321.120.0+2
Sales workers747.75.0697.65.0+5
Hours worked--------------
Full time67069.365.465171.366.3+19
Part time28829.833.224326.631.7+45
Bachelor or higher degree596.16.5252.74.6+34
Advanced diploma or diploma656.77.5505.56.1+15
Certificate level24725.529.322724.926.0+20
No qualifications56758.653.457262.758.1-5
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50015516.014.6--------
$500 -$1,74976378.972.6--------
$1,750 or more353.611.8--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport181.91.4182.01.70
Walked only222.32.7242.63.5-2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas13614.19.910011.08.7+36
Speaks a language other than English at home10110.44.0424.62.7+59
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016262.71.5--------

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