Table 2

Demographic characteristics of the Citizens’ Jury and the Queensland population

Demographic characteristicsCitizens’ JuryQueensland population
n%%
Born overseas1641821
Speak a language other than English at home162910
Indigenous16154
Have private health insurance17115048
Have a concession card (Centrelink Business Integrity & Workflow Systems Branch. Concession card customers by federal electorate (Unpublished data). Canberra: Strategic Performance & Information Management Branch Centrelink, 2012).41825
Highest educational attainment18
 Up to year 12125451
 Diploma or trade certificate52328
 Bachelor's degree or higher52321
Employment16
 Full time83645
 Part time41818
 Not in labour force83633
 Unemployed295
Occupation of those in labour force, n=1419
 Manager and professionals53632
 Technicians and trades21415
 Community and personal services; clerical and administrative; sales64334
 Machinery operators; drivers and labourers1718
Annual household income16
 <$A50 00073230
 $A50 000–$A200 000146465
 >$A200 000155