Scenic Rim Regional Council

Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

5,891 people or 31.4% of the Scenic Rim Regional Council'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
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Namenumber%. % Queenslandnumber%. % Queensland2016 to 2021
Resident workers
Total Resident workers (Census)18,769100.0100.016,927100.0100.0+1,842
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,52613.515.52,22313.115.6+303
25 - 54 years10,84757.864.510,18560.265.6+662
55 - 64 years3,84820.515.33,29219.414.8+556
65 years and over1,5558.34.71,2317.34.0+324
Top three industries
Health care and social assistance2,24812.015.41,77710.513.0+471
Education and training1,6889.08.81,5869.49.0+102
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers3,04016.213.72,72916.114.3+311
Hours worked
Full time10,49355.959.010,02459.262.4+469
Part time7,77841.439.26,51838.535.8+1,260
Bachelor or higher degree3,66119.529.42,84316.825.1+818
Advanced diploma or diploma2,23011.911.31,81810.710.9+412
Certificate level5,83231.126.55,06029.926.4+772
No qualifications6,52634.830.66,63839.235.0-112
Individual Income
Less than $5003,17316.913.1--------
$500 -$1,99912,85668.568.1--------
$2,000 or more2,43613.017.8--------
Method of Travel to Work
Public Transport1410.84.12141.37.0-73
Walked only5492.92.65843.53.3-35
Other Characteristics
Born overseas3,32617.727.82,84916.825.8+477
Speaks a language other than English at home7674.114.46013.612.3+166
Arrived between 2016 and August 20213091.64.4--------

Scenic Rim Regional Council

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