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Resident workers - Key statistics - Information Media and Telecommunications

8 people or 28.6% of the Gunnedah Shire's resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) 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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers key statistics - Information Media and Telecommunications
Gunnedah Shire20162011change
Namenumber%. % New South Walesnumber%. % New South Wales2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)28100.0100.030100.0100.0-2
Males1139.359.81653.358.2-5
Females1864.340.21550.041.9+3
Age structure
15 - 24 years725.010.8310.012.4+4
25 - 54 years1242.976.61653.376.0-4
55 - 64 years828.610.2826.79.6--
65 years and over002.40--2.0--
Top three occupations
Sales workers828.68.0516.78.6+3
Professionals725.044.1723.341.6--
Technicians and trades workers517.912.8930.013.4-4
Hours worked
Full time1864.378.52170.076.3-3
Part time1864.320.8310.022.7+15
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree517.950.1310.042.3+2
Advanced diploma or diploma310.711.9310.012.5--
Certificate level414.312.61136.714.3-7
No qualifications1139.323.01033.327.6+1
Individual Income
Less than $500414.38.7--------
$500 -$1,7492175.051.3--------
$1,750 or more310.739.1--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car1760.743.72376.747.5-6
Public Transport0033.80--29.4--
Bicycle001.30--1.5--
Walked only004.50--4.7--
Other Characteristics
Born overseas0038.50--35.1--
Speaks a language other than English at home0028.00--23.9--
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016007.3--------

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