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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) professionals in the City of Boroondara 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 Boroondara'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
City of Boroondara 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers45219.110.442917.09.5+23
Professionals45819.312.154721.713.9-89
Technicians and Trades Workers2048.69.51947.710.1+10
Community and Personal Service Workers25610.88.62379.48.0+19
Clerical and Administrative Workers40817.215.944717.816.9-39
Sales Workers873.72.41244.93.2-37
Machinery Operators And Drivers311.33.6170.73.2+14
Labourers45519.236.447418.833.4-19
Inadequately described or not stated190.81.0491.91.8-30

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, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 10.4% Professionals, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 12.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 9.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 8.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 15.9% Sales Workers, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 2.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 3.6% Labourers, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 36.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Administrative and Support Services  : 1.0% Managers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 19.1% Professionals, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 19.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 8.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 10.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 17.2% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 3.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 1.3% Labourers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 19.2% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: 0.8%
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, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: +23 Professionals, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: -89 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: +10 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: +19 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: -39 Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: -37 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: +14 Labourers, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: -19 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Administrative and Support Services: -30
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 (Administrative and Support Services) in City of Boroondara in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (458 people or 19.3%)
  • Labourers (455 people or 19.2%)
  • Managers (452 people or 19.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,365 people in total or 57.6% of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services).

In comparison, Victoria employed 12.1% in Professionals; 36.4% in Labourers; and 10.4% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) of the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Managers (19.1% compared to 10.4%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Professionals (19.3% compared to 12.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Labourers (19.2% compared to 36.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (1.3% compared to 3.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services)] in City of Boroondara decreased by 148 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Boroondara was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (-89 people)

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