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Snowy Monaro Regional Council area

Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within Snowy Monaro Regional 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
Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%NSW %Number%NSW %2006 to 2011
Managers1,66819.213.51,74820.014.0-80
Professionals1,13613.123.01,10012.621.7+36
Technicians and Trades Workers1,15113.213.21,14513.113.5+6
Community and Personal Service Workers1,29814.99.61,25914.48.6+39
Clerical and Administrative Workers94010.815.296311.015.7-23
Sales Workers8389.69.48069.29.8+32
Machinery Operators And Drivers6107.06.36297.26.3-19
Labourers98511.38.61,04311.99.3-58
Inadequately described or not stated700.81.1430.51.0+27

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, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 19.2% Professionals, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 13.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 13.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 14.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 10.8% Sales Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 9.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 7.0% Labourers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 11.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 0.8%
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, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: -80 Professionals, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: +36 Technicians and Trades Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: +6 Community and Personal Service Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: +39 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: -23 Sales Workers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: +32 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: -19 Labourers, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: -58 Inadequately described or not stated, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area - All industries: +27
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 Snowy Monaro Regional Council area in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (1,668 local workers or 19.2%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (1,298 local workers or 14.9%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,151 local workers or 13.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,117 people in total or 47.3% of the local workers .

In comparison, NSW employed 13.5% as Managers; 9.6% as Community and Personal Service Workers; and 13.2% as Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the in Snowy Monaro Regional Council area and NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Managers (19.2% compared to 13.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (14.9% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (13.1% compared to 23.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (10.8% compared to 15.2%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the in Snowy Monaro Regional Council area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Managers (-80 local workers)
  • Labourers (-58 local workers)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+39 local workers)
  • Professionals (+36 local workers)

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