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Eurobodalla Shire

Resident workers (Local) - Occupations of employment

There are more local labour force technicians and trades workers in Eurobodalla Shire 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 Canberra Region'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
Eurobodalla Shire 20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Regional NSW%Number%Regional NSW%2006 to 2011
Managers1,53812.313.41,75414.314.5-216
Professionals1,97015.717.41,79214.716.3+178
Technicians and Trades Workers2,06816.515.21,96916.115.4+99
Community and Personal Service Workers1,55912.410.71,34411.09.6+215
Clerical and Administrative Workers1,59312.713.01,47112.012.9+122
Sales Workers1,48011.89.71,55712.710.0-77
Machinery Operators And Drivers6885.57.66255.17.3+63
Labourers1,42511.411.31,49912.312.3-74
Inadequately described or not stated2091.71.62191.81.6-10

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, Regional NSW: 13.4% Professionals, Regional NSW: 17.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Regional NSW: 15.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Regional NSW: 10.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Regional NSW: 13.0% Sales Workers, Regional NSW: 9.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Regional NSW: 7.6% Labourers, Regional NSW: 11.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Regional NSW: 1.6% Managers, Eurobodalla Shire: 12.3% Professionals, Eurobodalla Shire: 15.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: 16.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: 12.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: 12.7% Sales Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: 11.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Eurobodalla Shire: 5.5% Labourers, Eurobodalla Shire: 11.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local resident workers occupations, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers occupations, 2006 to 2011 Managers, Eurobodalla Shire: -216 Professionals, Eurobodalla Shire: +178 Technicians and Trades Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: +99 Community and Personal Service Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: +215 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: +122 Sales Workers, Eurobodalla Shire: -77 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Eurobodalla Shire: +63 Labourers, Eurobodalla Shire: -74 Inadequately described or not stated, Eurobodalla Shire: -10
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

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

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (2,068 people or 16.5%)
  • Professionals (1,970 people or 15.7%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,593 people or 12.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 5,631 people in total or 44.9% of the local labour force.

In comparison, Regional NSW employed 15.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 17.4% in Professionals; and 13.0% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Eurobodalla Shire and Regional NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Sales Workers (11.8% compared to 9.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (12.4% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (5.5% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Professionals (15.7% compared to 17.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the local labour force in Eurobodalla Shire increased by 300 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Managers (-216 local labour force)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+215 local labour force)
  • Professionals (+178 local labour force)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+122 local labour force)

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