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Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

34,499 people or 26.1% of Logan City's resident workers (All industries) 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 - All industries
Logan City20162011change
Namenumber%. % Queenslandnumber%. % Queensland2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)131,953100.0100.0127,307100.0100.0+4,646
Males70,64653.552.068,77354.053.0+1,873
Females61,30946.548.058,53546.047.0+2,774
Age structure
15 - 24 years21,38116.215.622,06217.316.5-681
25 - 54 years87,40566.265.684,93966.766.4+2,466
55 - 64 years19,00714.414.817,51313.814.0+1,494
65 years and over4,1543.14.02,7902.23.1+1,364
Top three industries
Construction15,78412.09.014,37511.39.0+1,409
Health care and social assistance15,17811.513.013,47510.611.9+1,703
Retail trade13,86410.59.914,61011.510.7-746
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers21,52816.314.321,61917.014.9-91
Clerical and administrative workers19,72715.013.620,92716.414.7-1,200
Professionals17,41813.219.815,87712.518.9+1,541
Hours worked
Full time85,15164.562.483,14165.363.9+2,010
Part time43,95433.335.840,76032.033.9+3,194
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree20,56315.625.116,28112.821.5+4,282
Advanced diploma or diploma13,93610.610.910,6658.49.3+3,271
Certificate level40,01530.326.435,08027.624.8+4,935
No qualifications53,61240.635.059,81647.040.6-6,204
Individual Income
Less than $50021,19816.117.7--------
$500 -$1,74994,30271.563.8--------
$1,750 or more14,15410.717.0--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car99,51475.469.392,93073.067.4+6,584
Public Transport7,7785.97.09,0467.17.5-1,268
Bicycle3130.21.04150.31.1-102
Walked only1,4551.13.31,7401.43.7-285
Other Characteristics
Born overseas42,92232.525.838,61830.323.7+4,304
Speaks a language other than English at home20,29415.412.314,88711.79.6+5,407
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20165,6144.34.7--------

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