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Gunnedah Shire

Resident workers - Key statistics

19 people or 12.8% of the Gunnedah Shire's resident workers (Wholesale Trade) 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)148100.0100.0141100.0100.0+7
Males10772.359.29970.254.4+8
Females4329.143.34129.144.4+2
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years117.45.42517.75.7-14
25 - 54 years10671.666.38358.972.4+23
55 - 64 years2818.925.82618.419.2+2
65 years and over42.73.396.43.8-5
Top three occupations--------------
Sales workers4228.41.34834.01.5-6
Managers2516.912.52114.910.7+4
Clerical and administrative workers1812.223.8139.230.3+5
Hours worked--------------
Full time12483.875.89668.167.0+28
Part time3120.921.73726.229.5-6
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree85.416.3107.118.0-2
Advanced diploma or diploma117.417.5107.113.8+1
Certificate level6946.630.04330.527.2+26
No qualifications5033.830.06848.234.9-18
Individual Income--------------
Less than $5001912.84.2--------
$500 -$1,74910067.676.7--------
$1,750 or more2718.217.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Car12584.582.911783.079.3+8
Public Transport42.70.000.01.9+4
Bicycle00.00.000.00.00
Walked only53.43.300.05.4+5
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas128.11.732.11.5+9
Speaks a language other than English at home00.02.142.81.9-4
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 201653.40.0--------

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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