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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) community and personal service workers 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
Managers35918.216.527416.114.4+85
Professionals52826.822.245226.622.0+76
Technicians and Trades Workers633.28.8804.79.6-17
Community and Personal Service Workers70735.929.456633.328.6+141
Clerical and Administrative Workers1638.39.31579.210.4+6
Sales Workers794.04.9875.15.1-8
Machinery Operators And Drivers50.30.930.20.8+2
Labourers452.36.7513.07.6-6
Inadequately described or not stated201.01.3311.81.5-11

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 - Arts and Recreation Services  : 16.5% Professionals, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 22.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 8.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 29.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 9.3% Sales Workers, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 4.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 0.9% Labourers, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 6.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Arts and Recreation Services  : 1.3% Managers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 18.2% Professionals, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 26.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 3.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 35.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 8.3% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 4.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 0.3% Labourers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 2.3% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: 1.0%
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, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: +85 Professionals, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: +76 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: -17 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: +141 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: +6 Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: -8 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: +2 Labourers, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: -6 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Arts and Recreation Services: -11
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 (Arts and Recreation Services) in City of Boroondara in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (707 people or 35.9%)
  • Professionals (528 people or 26.8%)
  • Managers (359 people or 18.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,594 people in total or 80.9% of the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services).

In comparison, Victoria employed 29.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 22.2% in Professionals; and 16.5% in Managers.

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (35.9% compared to 29.4%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Professionals (26.8% compared to 22.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (3.2% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Labourers (2.3% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services)] in City of Boroondara increased by 268 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Boroondara were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+141 people)
  • Managers (+85 people)
  • Professionals (+76 people)

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