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Resident workers (Local) - Occupations of employment

There are more local resident workers managers in the Shire of Moora 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 Shire of Moora'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%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2006 to 2011
Managers32726.112.237230.412.5-45
Professionals13510.819.91098.918.6+26
Technicians and Trades Workers17013.616.718515.116.4-15
Community and Personal Service Workers897.19.4816.68.9+8
Clerical and Administrative Workers14411.514.412210.014.5+22
Sales Workers887.08.6816.69.4+7
Machinery Operators And Drivers1209.67.6947.77.3+26
Labourers16012.89.717314.110.9-13
Inadequately described or not stated191.51.580.71.6+11

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, Western Australia: 12.2% Professionals, Western Australia: 19.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia: 16.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia: 9.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia: 14.4% Sales Workers, Western Australia: 8.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia: 7.6% Labourers, Western Australia: 9.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia: 1.5% Managers, Shire of Moora: 26.1% Professionals, Shire of Moora: 10.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Shire of Moora: 13.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Shire of Moora: 7.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Shire of Moora: 11.5% Sales Workers, Shire of Moora: 7.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Shire of Moora: 9.6% Labourers, Shire of Moora: 12.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Shire of Moora: 1.5%
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, Shire of Moora: -45 Professionals, Shire of Moora: +26 Technicians and Trades Workers, Shire of Moora: -15 Community and Personal Service Workers, Shire of Moora: +8 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Shire of Moora: +22 Sales Workers, Shire of Moora: +7 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Shire of Moora: +26 Labourers, Shire of Moora: -13 Inadequately described or not stated, Shire of Moora: +11
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 resident workers in Shire of Moora in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (327 people or 26.1%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (170 people or 13.6%)
  • Labourers (160 people or 12.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 657 people in total or 52.5% of the local resident workers.

In comparison, Western Australia employed 12.2% in Managers; 16.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 9.7% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local resident workers of the Shire of Moora and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local resident workers employed as Managers (26.1% compared to 12.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local resident workers employed as Labourers (12.8% compared to 9.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local resident workers employed as Professionals (10.8% compared to 19.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (13.6% compared to 16.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the local resident workers in Shire of Moora increased by 27 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the local resident workers between 2006 and 2011 in the Shire of Moora.

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