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Resident workers (Local) - Occupations of employment

There are more local labour force professionals in Randwick City 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 Randwick City'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%Greater Sydney%Number%Greater Sydney%2006 to 2011
Managers8,81214.013.38,00713.513.2+805
Professionals21,51434.125.518,53531.323.8+2,979
Technicians and Trades Workers6,0159.512.26,11910.312.7-104
Community and Personal Service Workers5,9949.58.85,6029.58.0+392
Clerical and Administrative Workers9,60615.216.29,52716.116.7+79
Sales Workers5,1478.29.05,1998.89.5-52
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,8913.05.71,9573.36.0-66
Labourers2,9214.67.33,1615.38.0-240
Inadequately described or not stated1,1251.82.01,1291.92.1-4

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, Greater Sydney: 13.3% Professionals, Greater Sydney: 25.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Greater Sydney: 12.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Greater Sydney: 8.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Greater Sydney: 16.2% Sales Workers, Greater Sydney: 9.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Greater Sydney: 5.7% Labourers, Greater Sydney: 7.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Greater Sydney: 2.0% Managers, Randwick City: 14.0% Professionals, Randwick City: 34.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Randwick City: 9.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Randwick City: 9.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Randwick City: 15.2% Sales Workers, Randwick City: 8.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Randwick City: 3.0% Labourers, Randwick City: 4.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Randwick City: 1.8%
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, Randwick City: +805 Professionals, Randwick City: +2,979 Technicians and Trades Workers, Randwick City: -104 Community and Personal Service Workers, Randwick City: +392 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Randwick City: +79 Sales Workers, Randwick City: -52 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Randwick City: -66 Labourers, Randwick City: -240 Inadequately described or not stated, Randwick City: -4
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 Randwick City in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (21,514 people or 34.1%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (9,606 people or 15.2%)
  • Managers (8,812 people or 14.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 39,932 people in total or 63.4% of the local labour force.

In comparison, Greater Sydney employed 25.5% in Professionals; 16.2% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 13.3% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Randwick City and Greater Sydney were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Professionals (34.1% compared to 25.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (3.0% compared to 5.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Labourers (4.6% compared to 7.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (9.5% compared to 12.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the local labour force in Randwick City increased by 3,789 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in Randwick City were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+2,979 local labour force)
  • Managers (+805 local labour force)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+392 local labour force)
  • Labourers (-240 local labour force)

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