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City of Launceston

Resident workers - Key statistics - Transport, Postal and Warehousing

168 people or 14.4% of the City of Launceston's resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) 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 - Transport, Postal and Warehousing
City of Launceston20162011change
Namenumber%. % Financial and Insurance Servicesnumber%. % Financial and Insurance Services2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)1,169100.0100.01,262100.0100.0-93
Males96182.236.71,00679.736.4-45
Females21018.063.325620.363.3-46
Age structure
15 - 24 years1008.69.91068.411.1-6
25 - 54 years72361.872.484066.674.4-117
55 - 64 years25822.114.925320.012.4+5
65 years and over867.43.0635.02.1+23
Top three occupations
Machinery operators and drivers57148.8056945.10.3+2
Clerical and administrative workers24721.161.026521.064.1-18
Managers1079.213.11108.711.1-3
Hours worked
Full time79968.367.383466.169.1-35
Part time35930.732.339331.130.5-34
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree897.616.6735.815.6+16
Advanced diploma or diploma796.816.4856.713.5-6
Certificate level30926.424.529823.620.4+11
No qualifications65455.939.874659.147.6-92
Individual Income
Less than $50017214.75.3--------
$500 -$1,74985373.075.8--------
$1,750 or more13611.618.4--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car84772.574.485167.469.6-4
Public Transport60.52.2151.22.0-9
Bicycle30.30.930.20.5--
Walked only272.35.7493.96.9-22
Other Characteristics
Born overseas1159.87.41128.98.2+3
Speaks a language other than English at home595.02.3372.91.2+22
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 2016272.30.9--------

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