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Resident workers - Key statistics

98 people or 27.0% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) 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)363100.0100.0373100.0100.0-10
Males20456.256.119251.552.2+12
Females16044.143.718048.347.8-20
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5816.013.17720.617.0-19
25 - 54 years26873.866.424766.266.7+21
55 - 64 years3710.217.3379.914.40
65 years and over30.83.230.82.00
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers10328.421.911631.125.0-13
Technicians and trades workers7921.820.77820.918.9+1
Professionals6718.528.55414.527.3+13
Hours worked--------------
Full time26171.966.525969.466.7+2
Part time10127.832.611430.632.4-13
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree6517.925.34311.519.8+22
Advanced diploma or diploma339.113.0328.611.0+1
Certificate level9626.425.59926.523.7-3
No qualifications16144.434.219251.542.1-31
Individual Income--------------
Less than $500369.912.5--------
$500 -$1,74928478.268.6--------
$1,750 or more3910.717.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car25470.064.627674.067.5-22
Public Transport5314.66.94111.06.3+12
Bicycle41.11.030.80.9+1
Walked only30.86.361.66.3-3
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas3910.711.7225.910.8+17
Speaks a language other than English at home308.34.1174.62.9+13
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201661.71.3--------

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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