Lockyer Valley Regional Council

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In the Lockyer Valley Regional Council 50.0% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 50.0% are female.

The local workers is made up of all the people who are employed in the local area, regardless of where they live. Local workers statistics reveal how the characteristics of the local workers in the Lockyer Valley Regional Council vary between each industry sector and indicates specific industry sector local workers requirements and employment opportunities.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

NOTE: All tables in the workers section are based on Census employment data which differ from the NIEIR employment estimates. See data notes for more details.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Local workers key statistics - All industries
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Namenumber%. Queenslandnumber%. Queensland2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)12,991100.0100.011,201100.0100.0+1,790
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,21617.115.61,90917.015.6+307
25 - 54 years7,94061.164.46,78860.665.6+1,152
55 - 64 years2,10416.215.31,83516.414.8+269
65 years and over7365.74.76736.04.0+63
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2,69220.72.62,37221.22.8+320
Education and training1,60312.38.91,55913.99.0+44
Retail trade1,1949.29.31,0299.29.9+165
Top three occupations
Hours worked
Full time7,42057.158.96,50658.162.3+914
Part time5,27940.639.34,42739.535.9+852
Bachelor or higher degree2,54919.629.31,95317.425.1+596
Advanced diploma or diploma1,1248.711.39328.310.9+192
Certificate level3,68928.426.52,86125.526.3+828
No qualifications5,27240.630.75,00244.735.0+270
Individual Income
Less than $5002,16116.613.2--00--
$500 -$1,9999,56573.668.3--00--
$2,000 or more1,1088.517.5--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1281.04.1560.56.9+72
Walked only3032.32.63783.43.3-75
Other Characteristics
Born overseas2,85121.927.72,04918.325.7+802
Speaks a language other than English at home1,86314.314.41,22711.012.3+636
Arrived between 2016 and August 20211,0598.24.4--00--

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

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