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Resident workers - Key statistics - All industries

4,661 people or 27.5% 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers key statistics - All industries
Scenic Rim Regional Council20162011change
Namenumber%. % Public Administration and Safetynumber%. % Public Administration and Safety2011 to 2016
Local workers
Total local workers (Census)16,927100.0100.016,166100.0100.0+761
Males8,83752.261.88,65453.559.3+183
Females8,08947.838.27,51346.540.3+576
Age structure
15 - 24 years2,22313.14.92,10813.04.8+115
25 - 54 years10,18560.270.610,17362.974.5+12
55 - 64 years3,29219.420.72,94918.217.9+343
65 years and over1,2317.34.29225.73.2+309
Top three occupations
Technicians and trades workers2,72916.110.82,65916.410.1+70
Managers2,56315.111.82,61916.210.6-56
Professionals2,42314.315.22,31314.316.8+110
Hours worked
Full time10,02459.276.19,79960.677.1+225
Part time6,51838.521.95,98737.022.1+531
Qualifications
Bachelor or higher degree2,84316.823.32,42715.021.3+416
Advanced diploma or diploma1,81810.719.61,4749.117.7+344
Certificate level5,06029.927.54,39527.222.7+665
No qualifications6,63839.227.17,21544.633.7-577
Individual Income
Less than $5003,54320.95.5--------
$500 -$1,74911,01165.072.6--------
$1,750 or more2,02011.920.1--------
Method of Travel to Work
Car11,77769.672.210,95967.873.1+818
Public Transport2141.34.02371.54.9-23
Bicycle380.21.2450.30.8-7
Walked only5843.54.56504.05.4-66
Other Characteristics
Born overseas2,84916.811.12,77817.212.9+71
Speaks a language other than English at home6013.61.65183.22.7+83
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20162351.40.8--------

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