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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) labourers in the City of Brimbank 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 Brimbank'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 Brimbank 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers11322.256.06227.065.1+51
Professionals203.93.052.22.3+15
Technicians and Trades Workers244.76.3114.85.2+13
Community and Personal Service Workers----0.3----0.2--
Clerical and Administrative Workers285.54.3135.73.5+15
Sales Workers71.41.652.20.8+2
Machinery Operators And Drivers5911.65.1177.43.3+42
Labourers24447.922.410847.018.6+136
Inadequately described or not stated142.81.093.91.0+5

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 - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 56.0% Professionals, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 3.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 6.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 0.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 4.3% Sales Workers, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 1.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 5.1% Labourers, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 22.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing  : 1.0% Managers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 22.2% Professionals, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 3.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 4.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 5.5% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 1.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 11.6% Labourers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 47.9% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: 2.8%
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 Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +51 Professionals, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +15 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +13 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +15 Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +2 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +42 Labourers, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +136 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing: +5
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 (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) in City of Brimbank in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Labourers (244 people or 47.9%)
  • Managers (113 people or 22.2%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (59 people or 11.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 416 people in total or 81.7% of the resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing).

In comparison, Victoria employed 22.4% in Labourers; 56.0% in Managers; and 5.1% in Machinery Operators And Drivers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) of the City of Brimbank and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) employed as Labourers (47.9% compared to 22.4%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (11.6% compared to 5.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) employed as Inadequately described or not stated (2.8% compared to 1.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) employed as Managers (22.2% compared to 56.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing)] in City of Brimbank increased by 279 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Brimbank were for those employed as:

  • Labourers (+136 people)
  • Managers (+51 people)

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