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Resident workers (Local) - Occupations of employment

There are more local labour force professionals in Developing East Arnhem Limited area than any other occupation.

Occupations are a key component in evaluating the knowledge, experience and skill-levels that industry can draw upon locally. It should be viewed with other indicators, such as Age structure, Qualifications, and Income for a comprehensive analysis of Developing East Arnhem Limited area's local resident workers.

When comparing the occupations of local resident workers with local workers, Occupation data indicates whether an economy draws on the skills offered by its own residents or relies on a different set of skills imported from elsewhere in the region.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

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Local resident workers occupations
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Occupations
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Number%Northern Territory%Number%Northern Territory%2006 to 2011
Managers4078.312.03276.912.1+80
Professionals1,09222.420.069614.818.2+396
Technicians and Trades Workers78116.015.173015.514.8+51
Community and Personal Service Workers50210.313.451811.012.5-16
Clerical and Administrative Workers4409.014.74389.314.5+2
Sales Workers2394.96.82204.77.4+19
Machinery Operators And Drivers4859.96.14579.75.9+28
Labourers70914.59.699521.111.9-286
Inadequately described or not stated2264.62.43287.02.8-102

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

Local resident workers occupations, 2011
Local resident workers occupations, 2011 Managers, Northern Territory: 12.0% Professionals, Northern Territory: 20.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Northern Territory: 15.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Northern Territory: 13.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Northern Territory: 14.7% Sales Workers, Northern Territory: 6.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Northern Territory: 6.1% Labourers, Northern Territory: 9.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Northern Territory: 2.4% Managers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 8.3% Professionals, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 22.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 16.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 10.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 9.0% Sales Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 4.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 9.9% Labourers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 14.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 4.6%
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 resident workers occupations, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers occupations, 2006 to 2011 Managers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +80 Professionals, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +396 Technicians and Trades Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +51 Community and Personal Service Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -16 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +2 Sales Workers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +19 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +28 Labourers, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -286 Inadequately described or not stated, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -102
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 local labour force in Developing East Arnhem Limited area in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,092 people or 22.4%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (781 people or 16.0%)
  • Labourers (709 people or 14.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,582 people in total or 52.9% of the local labour force.

In comparison, Northern Territory employed 20.0% in Professionals; 15.1% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 9.6% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Developing East Arnhem Limited area and Northern Territory were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Labourers (14.5% compared to 9.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (9.9% compared to 6.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (9.0% compared to 14.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Managers (8.3% compared to 12.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the local labour force in Developing East Arnhem Limited area increased by 172 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in Developing East Arnhem Limited area were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+396 local labour force)
  • Labourers (-286 local labour force)
  • Inadequately described or not stated (-102 local labour force)
  • Managers (+80 local labour force)

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