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Quilpie Shire

Resident workers - Qualifications

0.0% of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) in Quilpie Shire have qualifications, compared to 0.0% for Wholesale Trade.

Education is an essential means of building the knowledge and skill levels of the labour force, which is a key factor in achieving future economic and social development.

The level of educational attainment for Quilpie Shire's resident workforce relates to a number of factors including:

  • The age structure of the resident workforce;
  • The professional or social ambitions of people to obtain qualifications (that is, to seek education and retraining);
  • The opportunities afforded to people to continue studying beyond compulsory schooling, and;
  • The knowledge and skill requirements of the local industries.

Qualification should be looked at in conjunction with Income, Occupation and Field of qualification for a clearer picture of the knowledge and skill level of RDA Darling Downs and South West Region's local resident workers.

When comparing the Qualifications of local resident worker with local workers, Qualifications statistics indicates whether an economy draws on the skills offered by its own residents or on a different set of skills imported from elsewhere in the region.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers qualifications
Quilpie Shire 20162011Change
Qualification levelNumber%Wholesale Trade%Number%Wholesale Trade%2011 to 2016
Bachelor or Higher degree00.00.000.00.00
Advanced Diploma or Diploma00.00.000.00.00
Certificate I and II Level00.00.000.00.00
Certificate III & IV Level00.00.000.00.00
Certificate Level, nfd00.00.000.00.00
No qualification3100.0100.05100.0100.0-2
Inadequately described or not stated00.00.000.00.00

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers qualifications, 2016
Resident workers qualifications, 2016 Bachelor or Higher degree, Quilpie Shire - Wholesale Trade : 0.0% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Quilpie Shire - Wholesale Trade : 0.0% Certificate I and II Level, Quilpie Shire - Wholesale Trade : 0.0% Certificate III & IV Level, Quilpie Shire - Wholesale Trade : 0.0% Certificate Level, nfd, Quilpie Shire - Wholesale Trade : 0.0% No qualification, Quilpie Shire - Wholesale Trade : 100.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Quilpie Shire - Wholesale Trade : 0.0% Bachelor or Higher degree, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services : 0.0% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services : 0.0% Certificate I and II Level, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services : 0.0% Certificate III & IV Level, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services : 0.0% Certificate Level, nfd, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services : 0.0% No qualification, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services : 100.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services : 0.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers qualifications, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers qualifications, 2011 to 2016 Bachelor or Higher degree, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services: 0 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services: 0 Certificate I and II Level, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services: 0 Certificate III & IV Level, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services: 0 Certificate Level, nfd, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services: 0 No qualification, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services: -2 Inadequately described or not stated, Quilpie Shire - Administrative and Support Services: 0
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the qualifications of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) in Quilpie Shire in 2016 compared to Wholesale Trade shows that there was a similar proportion of people holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), as well as a similar proportion of people with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 0.0% of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) held educational qualifications, and 100.0% had no qualifications, compared with 0.0% and 100.0% respectively for Wholesale Trade.

There were no major differences in qualifications held by the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) between Quilpie Shire and Wholesale Trade in 2016.

Emerging groups

There were no major changes in the qualifications held by the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) in Quilpie Shire between 2011 and 2016.

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