Maranoa Regional Council

Local workers - Key statistics - All industries

In Maranoa Regional Council 55.6% of the local workers (All industries) are males and 44.5% 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 Maranoa 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
Maranoa Regional Council20212016change
Namenumber%. Queenslandnumber%. Queensland2016 to 2021
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)7,321100.0100.07,046100.0100.0+275
Age structure
15 - 24 years1,01013.815.689112.615.6+119
25 - 54 years4,40760.264.44,55564.665.6-148
55 - 64 years1,32618.115.31,09915.614.8+227
65 years and over5807.94.74977.14.0+83
Top three industries
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,22916.82.61,23117.52.8-2
Health care and social assistance81211.115.471110.113.0+101
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers1,22116.713.71,06915.214.2+152
Hours worked
Full time5,02968.758.95,01171.162.3+18
Part time2,10228.739.31,88726.835.9+215
Bachelor or higher degree1,27017.329.31,18316.825.1+87
Advanced diploma or diploma7059.611.371510.110.9-10
Certificate level2,42133.126.52,07629.526.3+345
No qualifications2,73337.330.72,83140.235.0-98
Individual Income
Less than $50088412.113.2--00--
$500 -$1,9994,76765.168.3--00--
$2,000 or more1,54221.117.5--00--
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport600.84.1741.16.9-14
Walked only5627.72.65547.93.3+8
Other Characteristics
Born overseas83811.427.783811.925.7--
Speaks a language other than English at home4155.714.43895.512.3+26
Arrived between 2016 and August 20211391.94.4--00--

Maranoa Regional Council

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