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Glenorchy City

Resident workers - Key statistics

134 people or 16.4% of Glenorchy City's resident workers (Other 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)817100.0100.0836100.0100.0-19
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years12915.815.714517.318.5-16
25 - 54 years52964.762.954965.762.6-20
55 - 64 years13616.616.311013.215.3+26
65 years and over283.45.1364.33.6-8
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers37646.046.341749.949.6-41
Clerical and administrative workers9311.410.59511.410.8-2
Hours worked--------------
Full time48859.757.952362.662.1-35
Part time33140.541.228133.636.6+50
Bachelor or higher degree779.411.2546.59.9+23
Advanced diploma or diploma577.08.3445.37.2+13
Certificate level39348.150.443051.450.3-37
No qualifications27834.027.727532.929.6+3
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50020425.026.3--------
$500 -$1,74958771.867.5--------
$1,750 or more283.45.1--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport374.52.2273.22.2+10
Walked only242.94.5222.64.5+2
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas607.39.88410.010.1-24
Speaks a language other than English at home485.94.0475.63.5+1
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201670.91.1--------

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