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Cradle Coast Region

Local workers - Occupations - Retail Trade

Within the Cradle Coast Region, the Retail Trade workforce has a similar proportion of Managers and Professionals compared to Tasmania.

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 Cradle Coast Region will be influenced by factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available in Cradle Coast 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 Cradle Coast 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
Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2006 to 2011
Managers82116.616.591018.317.7-89
Professionals1172.42.9951.92.9+22
Technicians and Trades Workers3747.66.83707.47.1+4
Community and Personal Service Workers691.41.0360.71.0+33
Clerical and Administrative Workers2725.56.53146.37.3-42
Sales Workers2,71254.854.32,56451.551.0+148
Machinery Operators And Drivers1713.53.41623.33.4+9
Labourers4048.28.252610.69.3-122
Inadequately described or not stated120.20.550.10.4+7

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, Tasmania: 16.5% Professionals, Tasmania: 2.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Tasmania: 6.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Tasmania: 1.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tasmania: 6.5% Sales Workers, Tasmania: 54.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tasmania: 3.4% Labourers, Tasmania: 8.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Tasmania: 0.5% Managers, Cradle Coast Region: 16.6% Professionals, Cradle Coast Region: 2.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 7.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 1.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 5.5% Sales Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 54.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cradle Coast Region: 3.5% Labourers, Cradle Coast Region: 8.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Cradle Coast Region: 0.2%
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, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: -89 Professionals, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: +22 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: +4 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: +33 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: -42 Sales Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: +148 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: +9 Labourers, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: -122 Inadequately described or not stated, Cradle Coast Region - Retail Trade: +7
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 Retail Trade in Cradle Coast Region in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Sales Workers (2,712 local workers or 54.8%)
  • Managers (821 local workers or 16.6%)
  • Labourers (404 local workers or 8.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 3,937 people in total or 79.5% of the Retail Trade local workers .

In comparison, Tasmania employed 54.3% as Sales Workers; 16.5% as Managers; and 8.2% as Labourers.

There were no major differences between the jobs held by the Retail Trade in the Cradle Coast Region and Tasmania in 2011.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the Retail Trade in the Cradle Coast Region between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Sales Workers (+148 local workers)
  • Labourers (-122 local workers)
  • Managers (-89 local workers)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-42 local workers)

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