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Shire of Moora

Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within the Shire of Moora, the workforce has 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 Shire of Moora will be influenced by factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available in Shire of Moora;
  • 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 Shire of Moora, 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
Shire of Moora - All industries20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2006 to 2011
Managers32127.712.340634.012.8-85
Professionals14512.520.112810.719.1+17
Technicians and Trades Workers14512.516.914612.216.3-1
Community and Personal Service Workers917.99.4776.48.8+14
Clerical and Administrative Workers15213.114.514011.714.9+12
Sales Workers978.48.6867.29.5+11
Machinery Operators And Drivers776.67.7756.37.1+2
Labourers12811.09.713711.510.6-9
Inadequately described or not stated30.30.900.00.8+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, Shire of Moora: 27.7% Professionals, Shire of Moora: 12.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Shire of Moora: 12.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Shire of Moora: 7.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Shire of Moora: 13.1% Sales Workers, Shire of Moora: 8.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Shire of Moora: 6.6% Labourers, Shire of Moora: 11.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Shire of Moora: 0.3%
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, Shire of Moora - All industries: -85 Professionals, Shire of Moora - All industries: +17 Technicians and Trades Workers, Shire of Moora - All industries: -1 Community and Personal Service Workers, Shire of Moora - All industries: +14 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Shire of Moora - All industries: +12 Sales Workers, Shire of Moora - All industries: +11 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Shire of Moora - All industries: +2 Labourers, Shire of Moora - All industries: -9 Inadequately described or not stated, Shire of Moora - 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 in Shire of Moora in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (321 local workers or 27.7%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (152 local workers or 13.1%)
  • Professionals (145 local workers or 12.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 618 people in total or 53.3% of the local workers .

In comparison, Western Australia employed 12.3% as Managers; 14.5% as Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 20.1% as Professionals.

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

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Managers (27.7% compared to 12.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (12.5% compared to 20.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (12.5% compared to 16.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (7.9% compared to 9.4%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the in the Shire of Moora between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Managers (-85 local workers)
  • Professionals (+17 local workers)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+14 local workers)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+12 local workers)

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