Redland City

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

28,300 people or 36.8% of Redland City's resident workers (All industries) 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 2016 and 2021 – by usual residence

Current industry:
Current benchmark:
Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Redland City20212016change
Namenumber%. % Queenslandnumber%. % Queensland2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)76,809100.0100.070,165100.0100.0+6,644
Age structure
15 - 24 years11,74015.315.511,01315.715.6+727
25 - 54 years46,96961.264.544,23463.065.6+2,735
55 - 64 years14,19218.515.312,13917.314.8+2,053
65 years and over3,9025.14.72,7844.04.0+1,118
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance11,29014.715.48,87212.613.0+2,418
Retail trade7,6029.99.37,23910.39.9+363
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers11,96915.613.711,17415.914.3+795
Clerical and administrative workers11,60515.112.711,21116.013.6+394
Hours worked
Full time45,18358.859.043,93462.662.4+1,249
Part time30,58239.839.225,14935.835.8+5,433
Bachelor or higher degree17,90223.329.413,93819.925.1+3,964
Advanced diploma or diploma10,39813.511.38,72712.410.9+1,671
Certificate level23,08030.026.520,79229.626.4+2,288
No qualifications23,87031.130.624,99135.635.0-1,121
Individual Income
Less than $50010,14013.213.1--------
$500 -$1,99952,18767.968.1--------
$2,000 or more13,74217.917.8--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport3,0404.04.14,2766.17.0-1,236
Walked only8331.12.61,0681.53.3-235
Other Characteristics
Born overseas20,95727.327.818,53526.425.8+2,422
Speaks a language other than English at home6,0877.914.44,8446.912.3+1,243
Arrived between 2016 and August 20211,5012.04.4--------

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