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Maranoa Regional Council

Characteristics of the unemployed

2.0% of the resident workforce of the Maranoa Regional Council were unemployed in 2011, compared to 6.1% in Queensland.

The local unemployed resident includes all people who are residents in the local area who are looking for part-time or full-time work. This 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.

For an overview of unemployment levels and trends in the Maranoa Regional Council go to the Unemployment page.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Characteristics of the unemployed ()
Maranoa Regional Council20112006Change
NameNumber%Queensland %Number%Queensland %2006 to 2011
Key statistics--------------
Total persons1382.06.11372.14.7+1
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years5741.337.24331.435.6+14
25 - 54 years6849.352.07856.954.1-10
55 - 64 years139.49.61611.79.5-3
65 years and over00.
Looking for--------------
Full-time work10374.662.29367.960.6+10
Part-time work3525.437.84432.139.4-9
Bachelor or higher degree75.
Advanced diploma or diploma118.06.396.65.8+2
Certificate level2417.421.94029.217.1-16
No qualifications11079.756.210878.862.4+2
Highest level of schooling--------------
Year 124230.447.93827.741.6+4
Year 11128.710.21712.49.9-5
Under Year 108763.033.48763.539.70
Still attending75.
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59913396.486.5--------
$600 to $1,24953.68.1--------
$1,250 to $1,999 00.01.9--------
$2,000 or more 00.00.9--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks a language other than English at home32.214.600.011.6+3
Has broadband internet access at home8259.472.34532.841.9+37
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)5237.730.94532.832.4+7

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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