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Cradle Coast Region

Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within the Cradle Coast Region, the male 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 - All industries - Males20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2006 to 2011
Managers3,50616.815.93,61816.916.4-112
Professionals2,31811.115.32,17010.115.1+148
Technicians and Trades Workers5,37325.724.05,28024.723.1+93
Community and Personal Service Workers1,0405.06.09754.65.5+65
Clerical and Administrative Workers8994.36.21,0094.76.3-110
Sales Workers1,3026.26.81,2565.96.9+46
Machinery Operators And Drivers3,22315.411.83,49116.312.1-268
Labourers3,03814.513.03,39715.913.6-359
Inadequately described or not stated2271.11.12201.00.9+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: 15.9% Professionals, Tasmania: 15.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Tasmania: 24.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Tasmania: 6.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tasmania: 6.2% Sales Workers, Tasmania: 6.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tasmania: 11.8% Labourers, Tasmania: 13.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Tasmania: 1.1% Managers, Cradle Coast Region: 16.8% Professionals, Cradle Coast Region: 11.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 25.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 5.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 4.3% Sales Workers, Cradle Coast Region: 6.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cradle Coast Region: 15.4% Labourers, Cradle Coast Region: 14.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Cradle Coast Region: 1.1%
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 - All industries: -112 Professionals, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: +148 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: +93 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: +65 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: -110 Sales Workers, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: +46 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: -268 Labourers, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: -359 Inadequately described or not stated, Cradle Coast Region - All industries: +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 male in Cradle Coast Region in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (5,373 male local workers or 25.7%)
  • Managers (3,506 male local workers or 16.8%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (3,223 male local workers or 15.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 12,102 people in total or 57.8% of the male local workers .

In comparison, Tasmania employed 24.0% as Technicians and Trades Workers; 15.9% as Managers; and 11.8% as Machinery Operators And Drivers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the male in the Cradle Coast Region and Tasmania were:

  • A larger percentage of male local workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (15.4% compared to 11.8%)
  • A larger percentage of male local workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (25.7% compared to 24.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of male local workers employed as Professionals (11.1% compared to 15.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of male local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (4.3% compared to 6.2%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Labourers (-359 male local workers)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (-268 male local workers)
  • Professionals (+148 male local workers)
  • Managers (-112 male local workers)

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