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City of Launceston

Resident workers - Key statistics - Accommodation and Food Services

304 people or 13.0% of the City of Launceston's resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) 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 - Accommodation and Food Services
City of Launceston20162011change
Namenumber%. % Tasmanianumber%. % Tasmania2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)2,341100.0100.02,364100.0100.0-23
Males96741.340.091838.837.7+49
Females1,37858.960.01,44561.162.2-67
Age structure
15 - 24 years1,10347.141.31,11547.239.5-12
25 - 54 years1,01943.546.21,04744.348.6-28
55 - 64 years1837.89.51646.910.0+19
65 years and over421.83.0261.12.0+16
Top three occupations
Community and personal service workers69929.928.367328.528.3+26
Labourers55023.523.259325.124.0-43
Managers34414.716.234914.816.5-5
Hours worked
Full time72931.132.979433.634.5-65
Part time1,59067.965.61,51964.363.8+71
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree1978.410.11737.37.2+24
Advanced diploma or diploma1074.65.6964.14.5+11
Certificate level58324.923.950621.422.1+77
No qualifications1,40660.157.81,49563.262.1-89
Individual Income
Less than $5001,24753.350.6--------
$500 -$1,7491,00943.146.0--------
$1,750 or more552.32.1--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car1,47362.959.31,36757.857.6+106
Public Transport944.05.51034.45.1-9
Bicycle160.70.7170.70.6-1
Walked only2199.49.724810.59.9-29
Other Characteristics
Born overseas36615.616.634114.414.4+25
Speaks a language other than English at home25911.111.52028.59.0+57
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161426.15.4--------

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