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Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within Goulburn Mulwaree Council area, the workforce has a similar proportion of Managers and Professionals compared to NSW.

Occupation is a key component for evaluating the socio-economic status of the local workers and the skills required to work in each industry sector.

The occupations of the local worers in Canberra Region will be influenced by factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available in Canberra Region;
  • The age of the workforce;
  • The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the population.

For a complete local workers analysis for Canberra Region, view Occupations in conjunction with other indicators, such as Educational qualifications and Income.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

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Local workers occupations
Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%NSW %Number%NSW %2006 to 2011
Managers1,17112.013.51,22011.814.0-49
Professionals1,61816.523.01,59615.521.7+22
Technicians and Trades Workers1,17011.913.21,31012.713.5-140
Community and Personal Service Workers1,63116.79.61,51914.78.6+112
Clerical and Administrative Workers1,32613.515.21,26812.315.7+58
Sales Workers1,07210.99.41,09110.69.8-19
Machinery Operators And Drivers7477.66.39259.06.3-178
Labourers99410.28.61,29312.69.3-299
Inadequately described or not stated630.61.1800.81.0-17

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

Local workers occupations, 2011
Local workers occupations, 2011 Managers, NSW: 13.5% Professionals, NSW: 23.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, NSW: 13.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, NSW: 9.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, NSW: 15.2% Sales Workers, NSW: 9.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, NSW: 6.3% Labourers, NSW: 8.6% Inadequately described or not stated, NSW: 1.1% Managers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 12.0% Professionals, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 16.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 11.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 16.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 13.5% Sales Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 10.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 7.6% Labourers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 10.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 0.6%
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 workers occupations, 2006 to 2011
Change in local workers occupations, 2006 to 2011 Managers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: -49 Professionals, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +22 Technicians and Trades Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: -140 Community and Personal Service Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +112 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +58 Sales Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: -19 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: -178 Labourers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: -299 Inadequately described or not stated, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: -17
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 in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (1,631 local workers or 16.7%)
  • Professionals (1,618 local workers or 16.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,326 local workers or 13.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,575 people in total or 46.7% of the local workers .

In comparison, NSW employed 9.6% as Community and Personal Service Workers; 23.0% as Professionals; and 15.2% as Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area and NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (16.7% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (16.5% compared to 23.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (13.5% compared to 15.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Managers (12.0% compared to 13.5%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Labourers (-299 local workers)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (-178 local workers)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-140 local workers)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+112 local workers)

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