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Resident workers (Local) - Occupations of employment

There are more local labour force professionals in the City of Vincent 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 City of Vincent'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
City of Vincent 20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2006 to 2011
Managers2,51914.012.21,89013.012.5+629
Professionals6,60536.819.95,31436.718.6+1,291
Technicians and Trades Workers2,02211.316.71,55210.716.4+470
Community and Personal Service Workers1,5068.49.41,2178.48.9+289
Clerical and Administrative Workers2,35113.114.41,88013.014.5+471
Sales Workers1,2116.78.61,1888.29.4+23
Machinery Operators And Drivers4532.57.63712.67.3+82
Labourers1,0686.09.79046.210.9+164
Inadequately described or not stated2141.21.51831.31.6+31

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, City of Vincent: 14.0% Professionals, City of Vincent: 36.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Vincent: 11.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Vincent: 8.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Vincent: 13.1% Sales Workers, City of Vincent: 6.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Vincent: 2.5% Labourers, City of Vincent: 6.0% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Vincent: 1.2%
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, City of Vincent: +629 Professionals, City of Vincent: +1,291 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Vincent: +470 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Vincent: +289 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Vincent: +471 Sales Workers, City of Vincent: +23 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Vincent: +82 Labourers, City of Vincent: +164 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Vincent: +31
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 City of Vincent in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (6,605 people or 36.8%)
  • Managers (2,519 people or 14.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (2,351 people or 13.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 11,475 people in total or 63.9% of the local labour force.

In comparison, Western Australia employed 19.9% in Professionals; 12.2% in Managers; and 14.4% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of the City of Vincent and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed as Professionals (36.8% compared to 19.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (11.3% compared to 16.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (2.5% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed as Labourers (6.0% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the local labour force in City of Vincent increased by 3,450 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Professionals (+1,291 local labour force)
  • Managers (+629 local labour force)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+471 local labour force)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+470 local labour force)

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