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Bega Valley Shire

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Wholesale Trade) sales 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
Managers3413.822.96016.622.1-26
Professionals135.317.6123.314.9+1
Technicians and Trades Workers2610.67.23610.07.2-10
Community and Personal Service Workers31.20.330.80.30
Clerical and Administrative Workers249.817.94713.019.3-23
Sales Workers8233.316.19024.916.9-8
Machinery Operators And Drivers3715.012.25715.812.7-20
Labourers2711.04.75615.55.6-29
Inadequately described or not stated----1.0----1.2--

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 - Wholesale Trade  : 22.9% Professionals, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 17.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 7.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 0.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 17.9% Sales Workers, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 16.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 12.2% Labourers, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 4.7% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales - Wholesale Trade  : 1.0% Managers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 13.8% Professionals, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 5.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 10.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 1.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 9.8% Sales Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 33.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 15.0% Labourers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 11.0%
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 - Wholesale Trade: -26 Professionals, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: +1 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: -10 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: 0 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: -23 Sales Workers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: -8 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: -20 Labourers, Bega Valley Shire - Wholesale Trade: -29
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 (Wholesale Trade) in Bega Valley Shire in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Sales Workers (82 people or 33.3%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (37 people or 15.0%)
  • Managers (34 people or 13.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 153 people in total or 62.2% of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade).

In comparison, New South Wales employed 16.1% in Sales Workers; 12.2% in Machinery Operators And Drivers; and 22.9% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) of Bega Valley Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Sales Workers (33.3% compared to 16.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Professionals (5.3% compared to 17.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Managers (13.8% compared to 22.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (9.8% compared to 17.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Wholesale Trade)] in Bega Valley Shire decreased by 115 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) between 2011 and 2016 in Bega Valley Shire.

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