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Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

1,646 people or 25.9% of Maranoa Regional Council'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
Maranoa Regional Council20162011change
Namenumber%. % Queenslandnumber%. % Queensland2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)6,352100.0100.06,731100.0100.0-379
Males3,39753.552.03,68154.753.0-284
Females2,95546.548.03,05045.347.0-95
Age structure
15 - 24 years90514.215.61,01515.116.5-110
25 - 54 years3,98162.765.64,29363.866.4-312
55 - 64 years99415.614.898614.614.0+8
65 years and over4817.64.04256.33.1+56
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,24219.52.81,27919.02.7-37
Health care and social assistance69110.813.069410.311.9-3
Public administration and safety5648.96.65007.46.7+64
Top three occupations
Managers1,45622.912.11,56223.212.0-106
Technicians and trades workers84113.214.395214.114.9-111
Labourers82413.010.585312.710.6-29
Hours worked
Full time4,50270.962.44,81171.563.9-309
Part time1,72527.235.81,70825.433.9+17
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree1,00515.825.189213.321.5+113
Advanced diploma or diploma64110.110.95368.09.3+105
Certificate level1,77427.926.41,63424.324.8+140
No qualifications2,70842.635.03,40050.540.6-692
Individual Income
Less than $5001,13217.817.7--------
$500 -$1,7494,07264.163.8--------
$1,750 or more97815.417.0--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car4,11264.769.34,17962.167.4-67
Public Transport350.67.0320.57.5+3
Bicycle490.81.0400.61.1+9
Walked only4427.03.35548.23.7-112
Other Characteristics
Born overseas63510.025.85267.823.7+109
Speaks a language other than English at home3175.012.32363.59.6+81
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161842.94.7--------

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