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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) technicians and trades workers in Bega Valley Shire 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 Bega Valley Shire'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
Bega Valley Shire 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Managers118.113.364.711.7+5
Professionals53.717.91310.218.2-8
Technicians and Trades Workers4331.925.34837.827.2-5
Community and Personal Service Workers----0.4----0.4--
Clerical and Administrative Workers2317.015.81411.018.0+9
Sales Workers----2.3----2.0--
Machinery Operators And Drivers3727.416.03426.813.1+3
Labourers139.67.7129.47.7+1
Inadequately described or not stated32.21.4----1.6--

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 - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 13.3% Professionals, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 17.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 25.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 15.8% Sales Workers, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 2.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 16.0% Labourers, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 7.7% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 1.4% Managers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 8.1% Professionals, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 3.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 31.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 17.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 27.4% Labourers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 9.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 2.2%
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, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: +5 Professionals, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: -8 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: -5 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: +9 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: +3 Labourers, Bega Valley Shire - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: +1
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 (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) in Bega Valley Shire in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (43 people or 31.9%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (37 people or 27.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (23 people or 17.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 103 people in total or 76.3% of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services).

In comparison, New South Wales employed 25.3% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 16.0% in Machinery Operators And Drivers; and 15.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) of Bega Valley Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (27.4% compared to 16.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (31.9% compared to 25.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) employed as Professionals (3.7% compared to 17.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) employed as Managers (8.1% compared to 13.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services)] in Bega Valley Shire increased by 8 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) between 2011 and 2016 in Bega Valley Shire.

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