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Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within the City of Mandurah, the local workers have a similar proportion of Managers and Professionals compared to Western Australia.

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 City of Mandurah will be influenced by factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available in City of Mandurah;
  • 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 City of Mandurah, 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
City of Mandurah - All industries20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Managers1,6009.512.31,52710.112.8+73
Professionals2,74716.320.12,21814.719.1+529
Technicians and Trades Workers2,26713.416.92,29215.216.3-25
Community and Personal Service Workers2,56415.29.41,83112.28.8+733
Clerical and Administrative Workers2,38014.114.52,09113.914.9+289
Sales Workers2,74916.38.62,66417.79.5+85
Machinery Operators And Drivers6854.17.76264.27.1+59
Labourers1,78510.69.71,69411.310.6+91
Inadequately described or not stated1070.60.91040.70.8+3

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, Western Australia: 12.3% Professionals, Western Australia: 20.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia: 16.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia: 9.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia: 14.5% Sales Workers, Western Australia: 8.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia: 7.7% Labourers, Western Australia: 9.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia: 0.9% Managers, City of Mandurah: 9.5% Professionals, City of Mandurah: 16.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah: 13.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah: 15.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah: 14.1% Sales Workers, City of Mandurah: 16.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah: 4.1% Labourers, City of Mandurah: 10.6% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah: 0.6%
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 workers occupations, 2006 to 2011
Change in local workers occupations, 2006 to 2011 Managers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +73 Professionals, City of Mandurah - All industries: +529 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: -25 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +733 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +289 Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +85 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +59 Labourers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +91 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - All industries: +3
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 workers in City of Mandurah in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Sales Workers (2,749 local workers or 16.3%)
  • Professionals (2,747 local workers or 16.3%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (2,564 local workers or 15.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 8,060 people in total or 47.7% of the local workers .

In comparison, Western Australia employed 8.6% as Sales Workers; 20.1% as Professionals; and 9.4% as Community and Personal Service Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local workers in the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Sales Workers (16.3% compared to 8.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (15.2% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (16.3% compared to 20.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (4.1% compared to 7.7%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the local workers in the City of Mandurah between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+733 local workers)
  • Professionals (+529 local workers)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+289 local workers)
  • Labourers (+91 local workers)

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