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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more male resident workers 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 - Males20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers9,61322.916.49,24622.316.1+367
Professionals16,21238.619.915,89338.319.3+319
Technicians and Trades Workers3,7538.920.93,9389.522.0-185
Community and Personal Service Workers2,5486.16.02,2315.45.2+317
Clerical and Administrative Workers2,9737.16.63,1807.76.8-207
Sales Workers3,4068.17.23,3198.07.1+87
Machinery Operators And Drivers8782.19.88542.110.1+24
Labourers1,8424.411.21,8514.510.9-9
Inadequately described or not stated7321.71.91,0362.52.5-304

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 : 16.4% Professionals, Victoria : 19.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria : 20.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria : 6.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria : 6.6% Sales Workers, Victoria : 7.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria : 9.8% Labourers, Victoria : 11.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria : 1.9% Managers, City of Boroondara - All industries: 22.9% Professionals, City of Boroondara - All industries: 38.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: 8.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: 6.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: 7.1% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: 8.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - All industries: 2.1% Labourers, City of Boroondara - All industries: 4.4% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - All industries: 1.7%
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 - All industries: +367 Professionals, City of Boroondara - All industries: +319 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: -185 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: +317 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: -207 Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - All industries: +87 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - All industries: +24 Labourers, City of Boroondara - All industries: -9 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - All industries: -304
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 male resident workers in City of Boroondara in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (16,212 people or 38.6%)
  • Managers (9,613 people or 22.9%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (3,753 people or 8.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 29,578 people in total or 70.5% of the male resident workers .

In comparison, Victoria employed 19.9% in Professionals; 16.4% in Managers; and 20.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the male resident workers of the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers employed as Professionals (38.6% compared to 19.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (8.9% compared to 20.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (2.1% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers employed as Labourers (4.4% compared to 11.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the male resident workers ] in City of Boroondara increased by 409 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the male resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Boroondara were for those employed as:

  • Managers (+367 males)
  • Professionals (+319 males)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+317 males)
  • Inadequately described or not stated (-304 males)

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