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Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Resident workers (Local) - Occupations of employment

There are more local labour force community and personal service workers in Goulburn Mulwaree Council 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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council 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%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2006 to 2011
Managers1,36611.313.31,32411.913.6+42
Professionals1,73314.322.71,53313.821.2+200
Technicians and Trades Workers1,75614.513.21,50313.513.6+253
Community and Personal Service Workers1,80914.99.51,47613.38.6+333
Clerical and Administrative Workers1,59313.115.11,32411.915.4+269
Sales Workers1,20710.09.31,14910.49.7+58
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,0448.66.41,0989.96.4-54
Labourers1,42511.88.71,51513.79.5-90
Inadequately described or not stated1911.61.81741.61.9+17

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, New South Wales: 13.3% Professionals, New South Wales: 22.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales: 13.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales: 9.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales: 15.1% Sales Workers, New South Wales: 9.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales: 6.4% Labourers, New South Wales: 8.7% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales: 1.8% Managers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 11.3% Professionals, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 14.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 14.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 14.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 13.1% Sales Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 10.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 8.6% Labourers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 11.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.6%
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, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +42 Professionals, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +200 Technicians and Trades Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +253 Community and Personal Service Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +333 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +269 Sales Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +58 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -54 Labourers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -90 Inadequately described or not stated, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +17
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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (1,809 people or 14.9%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,756 people or 14.5%)
  • Professionals (1,733 people or 14.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 5,298 people in total or 43.7% of the local labour force.

In comparison, New South Wales employed 9.5% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 13.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 22.7% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Goulburn Mulwaree Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (14.9% compared to 9.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Labourers (11.8% compared to 8.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (8.6% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Professionals (14.3% compared to 22.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the local labour force in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area increased by 1,028 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+333 local labour force)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+269 local labour force)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+253 local labour force)
  • Professionals (+200 local labour force)

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