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Glenorchy City

Resident workers - Key statistics

769 people or 56.5% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Education and Training) 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)1,361100.0100.01,247100.0100.0+114
Males40429.729.836829.530.4+36
Females95570.270.188571.069.6+70
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years735.45.0877.05.2-14
25 - 54 years96170.668.190872.871.4+53
55 - 64 years27820.422.522418.020.7+54
65 years and over493.64.4352.82.8+14
Top three occupations--------------
Professionals61845.456.554743.957.9+71
Community and personal service workers29321.516.827522.115.7+18
Clerical and administrative workers19014.010.317814.310.1+12
Hours worked--------------
Full time69851.351.964952.053.4+49
Part time64547.447.459747.945.9+48
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree63646.759.851040.957.1+126
Advanced diploma or diploma1339.89.114011.210.0-7
Certificate level26819.714.122618.113.0+42
No qualifications29421.615.233626.917.6-42
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50020615.115.3--------
$500 -$1,74996170.664.1--------
$1,750 or more17212.619.9--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car1,08779.977.995776.778.3+130
Public Transport584.32.2483.81.9+10
Bicycle80.61.2201.61.0-12
Walked only322.45.0262.14.5+6
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas14010.313.31129.013.4+28
Speaks a language other than English at home685.04.6524.23.6+16
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201690.71.6--------

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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