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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) 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%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services%Number%Professional, Scientific and Technical Services%2011 to 2016
Managers2095.98.51434.67.5+66
Professionals3269.149.32989.748.0+28
Technicians and Trades Workers1895.311.61645.311.7+25
Community and Personal Service Workers2236.30.52237.20.50
Clerical and Administrative Workers45912.923.153817.425.7-79
Sales Workers932.62.11123.62.0-19
Machinery Operators And Drivers2517.01.61555.01.2+96
Labourers1,76949.62.51,37744.61.7+392
Inadequately described or not stated441.20.7742.41.6-30

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, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 8.5% Professionals, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 49.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 11.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 0.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 23.1% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 2.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 1.6% Labourers, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 2.5% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Professional, Scientific and Technical Services : 0.7% Managers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 5.9% Professionals, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 9.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 5.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 6.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 12.9% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 2.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 7.0% Labourers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 49.6% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 1.2%
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 - Administrative and Support Services: +66 Professionals, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +28 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +25 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: 0 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: -79 Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: -19 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +96 Labourers, City of Brimbank - Administrative and Support Services: +392 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - 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 Brimbank in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Labourers (1,769 people or 49.6%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (459 people or 12.9%)
  • Professionals (326 people or 9.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,554 people in total or 71.7% of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services).

In comparison, Professional, Scientific and Technical Services employed 2.5% in Labourers; 23.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 49.3% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) of the City of Brimbank and Professional, Scientific and Technical Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Labourers (49.6% compared to 2.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Professionals (9.1% compared to 49.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (12.9% compared to 23.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (5.3% compared to 11.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services)] in City of Brimbank increased by 479 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Administrative and Support Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Brimbank were for those employed as:

  • Labourers (+392 people)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+96 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-79 people)
  • Managers (+66 people)

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