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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers professionals in the Bayside Council area 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 Bayside Council area'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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers occupations
Bayside Council area 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Managers2,94912.813.55,00711.113.3-2,058
Professionals5,15022.423.69,65921.522.7-4,509
Technicians and Trades Workers2,79512.212.75,72512.713.2-2,930
Community and Personal Service Workers2,47310.810.44,1639.39.5-1,690
Clerical and Administrative Workers3,50415.313.87,70417.115.1-4,200
Sales Workers2,2359.79.24,3899.89.3-2,154
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,4836.56.13,0356.86.4-1,552
Labourers1,9558.58.84,2539.58.7-2,298
Inadequately described or not stated4231.81.81,0172.31.8-594

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers occupations, 2016
Resident workers occupations, 2016 Managers, New South Wales : 13.5% Professionals, New South Wales : 23.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales : 12.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales : 10.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales : 13.8% Sales Workers, New South Wales : 9.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales : 6.1% Labourers, New South Wales : 8.8% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales : 1.8% Managers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 12.8% Professionals, Bayside Council area - All industries: 22.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 12.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 10.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 15.3% Sales Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 9.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 6.5% Labourers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 8.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Bayside Council area - All industries: 1.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers occupations, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers occupations, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Bayside Council area - All industries: -2,058 Professionals, Bayside Council area - All industries: -4,509 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: -2,930 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: -1,690 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: -4,200 Sales Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: -2,154 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bayside Council area - All industries: -1,552 Labourers, Bayside Council area - All industries: -2,298 Inadequately described or not stated, Bayside Council area - All industries: -594
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the resident workers in Bayside Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (5,150 people or 22.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (3,504 people or 15.3%)
  • Managers (2,949 people or 12.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 11,603 people in total or 50.5% of the resident workers .

In comparison, New South Wales employed 23.6% in Professionals; 13.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 13.5% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of the Bayside Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (15.3% compared to 13.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (22.4% compared to 23.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Bayside Council area decreased by 21,985 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in the Bayside Council area were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (-4,509 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-4,200 people)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-2,930 people)
  • Labourers (-2,298 people)

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