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Circular Head Council area

Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within Circular Head Council area, the 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
Circular Head Council area - All industries20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Tasmania %Number%Tasmania %2006 to 2011
Managers76622.612.585324.313.1-87
Professionals2928.618.72677.617.9+25
Technicians and Trades Workers41912.414.940111.414.6+18
Community and Personal Service Workers2587.611.22106.010.0+48
Clerical and Administrative Workers3018.914.02988.514.4+3
Sales Workers2407.19.92116.010.0+29
Machinery Operators And Drivers3339.86.63459.87.0-12
Labourers74922.111.389025.312.2-141
Inadequately described or not stated270.80.9371.10.7-10

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: 12.5% Professionals, Tasmania: 18.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Tasmania: 14.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Tasmania: 11.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tasmania: 14.0% Sales Workers, Tasmania: 9.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tasmania: 6.6% Labourers, Tasmania: 11.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Tasmania: 0.9% Managers, Circular Head Council area: 22.6% Professionals, Circular Head Council area: 8.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Circular Head Council area: 12.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Circular Head Council area: 7.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Circular Head Council area: 8.9% Sales Workers, Circular Head Council area: 7.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Circular Head Council area: 9.8% Labourers, Circular Head Council area: 22.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Circular Head 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, Circular Head Council area - All industries: -87 Professionals, Circular Head Council area - All industries: +25 Technicians and Trades Workers, Circular Head Council area - All industries: +18 Community and Personal Service Workers, Circular Head Council area - All industries: +48 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Circular Head Council area - All industries: +3 Sales Workers, Circular Head Council area - All industries: +29 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Circular Head Council area - All industries: -12 Labourers, Circular Head Council area - All industries: -141 Inadequately described or not stated, Circular Head Council area - All industries: -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 in Circular Head Council area in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (766 local workers or 22.6%)
  • Labourers (749 local workers or 22.1%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (419 local workers or 12.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,934 people in total or 57.1% of the local workers .

In comparison, Tasmania employed 12.5% as Managers; 11.3% as Labourers; and 14.9% as Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the in Circular Head Council area and Tasmania were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Labourers (22.1% compared to 11.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Managers (22.6% compared to 12.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (8.6% compared to 18.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (8.9% compared to 14.0%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Labourers (-141 local workers)
  • Managers (-87 local workers)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+48 local workers)
  • Sales Workers (+29 local workers)

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