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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more male resident workers technicians and trades workers 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 - Males20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Financial and Insurance Services%Number%Financial and Insurance Services%2011 to 2016
Managers4,3069.612.03,8729.010.7+434
Professionals5,15011.533.14,81711.229.4+333
Technicians and Trades Workers9,33620.91.99,68522.53.3-349
Community and Personal Service Workers2,6095.81.22,1575.00.9+452
Clerical and Administrative Workers3,3557.542.73,3967.943.7-41
Sales Workers2,9926.74.52,8806.74.7+112
Machinery Operators And Drivers8,12918.21.47,87118.31.9+258
Labourers7,65117.10.96,84415.91.8+807
Inadequately described or not stated1,2142.72.21,5423.63.6-328

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 - Financial and Insurance Services : 12.0% Professionals, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 33.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 1.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 1.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 42.7% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 4.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 1.4% Labourers, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 0.9% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Financial and Insurance Services : 2.2% Managers, City of Brimbank - All industries: 9.6% Professionals, City of Brimbank - All industries: 11.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: 20.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: 5.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: 7.5% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: 6.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - All industries: 18.2% Labourers, City of Brimbank - All industries: 17.1% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - All industries: 2.7%
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 Brimbank - All industries: +434 Professionals, City of Brimbank - All industries: +333 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: -349 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: +452 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: -41 Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - All industries: +112 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - All industries: +258 Labourers, City of Brimbank - All industries: +807 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - All industries: -328
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 Brimbank in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (9,336 people or 20.9%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (8,129 people or 18.2%)
  • Labourers (7,651 people or 17.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 25,116 people in total or 56.1% of the male resident workers .

In comparison, Financial and Insurance Services employed 1.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 1.4% in Machinery Operators And Drivers; and 0.9% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the male resident workers of the City of Brimbank and Financial and Insurance Services were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (20.9% compared to 1.9%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (18.2% compared to 1.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (7.5% compared to 42.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers employed as Professionals (11.5% compared to 33.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the male resident workers ] in City of Brimbank increased by 1,678 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Labourers (+807 males)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+452 males)
  • Managers (+434 males)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-349 males)

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