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Resident workers - Key statistics

13 people or 24.5% of the Gunnedah Shire's resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include 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
Gunnedah Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Public Administration and Safety %Number%Public Administration and Safety %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)53100.0100.071100.0100.0-18
Males4279.259.26490.154.4-22
Females1120.843.345.644.4+7
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years59.45.479.95.7-2
25 - 54 years3667.966.34766.272.4-11
55 - 64 years713.225.81419.719.2-7
65 years and over00.03.345.63.8-4
Top three occupations--------------
Technicians and trades workers2241.57.12636.66.5-4
Clerical and administrative workers917.023.8912.730.30
Labourers611.37.9811.39.2-2
Hours worked--------------
Full time4279.275.84664.867.0-4
Part time1426.421.7811.329.5+6
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree47.516.300.018.0+4
Advanced diploma or diploma917.017.534.213.8+6
Certificate level1834.030.02738.027.2-9
No qualifications1426.430.02839.434.9-14
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50059.44.2--------
$500 -$1,7493362.376.7--------
$1,750 or more815.117.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car4584.982.94664.879.3-1
Public Transport00.00.034.21.9-3
Bicycle00.00.000.00.00
Walked only00.03.300.05.40
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas00.01.734.21.5-3
Speaks a language other than English at home00.02.100.01.90
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201600.00.0--------

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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