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Resident workers (Local) - Occupations of employment

There are more local labour force technicians and trades workers in the City of Casey than any other occupation.

Occupations are a key component in evaluating the knowledge, experience and skill-levels that industry can draw upon locally. It should be viewed with other indicators, such as Age structure, Qualifications, and Income for a comprehensive analysis of City of Casey's local resident workers.

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

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

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Local resident workers occupations
City of Casey 20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2006 to 2011
Managers11,8659.913.210,16210.113.5+1,703
Professionals16,56313.922.311,81711.720.8+4,746
Technicians and Trades Workers20,55617.213.917,74217.614.0+2,814
Community and Personal Service Workers10,4428.79.37,3937.38.4+3,049
Clerical and Administrative Workers19,21216.114.416,48116.414.8+2,731
Sales Workers12,35710.39.710,96910.910.1+1,388
Machinery Operators And Drivers12,19910.26.111,24511.26.6+954
Labourers13,40311.29.012,60312.59.9+800
Inadequately described or not stated2,9382.52.22,2652.22.0+673

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local resident workers occupations, 2011
Local resident workers occupations, 2011 Managers, Victoria: 13.2% Professionals, Victoria: 22.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria: 13.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria: 9.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria: 14.4% Sales Workers, Victoria: 9.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria: 6.1% Labourers, Victoria: 9.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria: 2.2% Managers, City of Casey: 9.9% Professionals, City of Casey: 13.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Casey: 17.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Casey: 8.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Casey: 16.1% Sales Workers, City of Casey: 10.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Casey: 10.2% Labourers, City of Casey: 11.2% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Casey: 2.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
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Change in local resident workers occupations, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers occupations, 2006 to 2011 Managers, City of Casey: +1,703 Professionals, City of Casey: +4,746 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Casey: +2,814 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Casey: +3,049 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Casey: +2,731 Sales Workers, City of Casey: +1,388 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Casey: +954 Labourers, City of Casey: +800 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Casey: +673
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
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Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the local labour force in City of Casey in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (20,556 people or 17.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (19,212 people or 16.1%)
  • Professionals (16,563 people or 13.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 56,331 people in total or 47.1% of the local labour force.

In comparison, Victoria employed 13.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 14.4% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 22.3% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of the City of Casey and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (10.2% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (17.2% compared to 13.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Professionals (13.9% compared to 22.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Managers (9.9% compared to 13.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the local labour force in City of Casey increased by 18,858 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in the City of Casey were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+4,746 local labour force)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+3,049 local labour force)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+2,814 local labour force)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+2,731 local labour force)

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