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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers clerical and administrative workers in Campbelltown City 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 Campbelltown City'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
Campbelltown City 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Managers5,7808.413.55,5748.613.3+206
Professionals10,53215.323.69,29514.322.7+1,237
Technicians and Trades Workers9,57713.912.79,66814.913.2-91
Community and Personal Service Workers7,78211.310.46,66910.39.5+1,113
Clerical and Administrative Workers11,10616.113.811,76618.115.1-660
Sales Workers6,7199.89.26,3489.89.3+371
Machinery Operators And Drivers8,18211.96.17,32211.36.4+860
Labourers7,78511.38.87,15011.08.7+635
Inadequately described or not stated1,3822.01.81,2601.91.8+122

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, New South Wales : 13.5% Professionals, New South Wales : 23.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales : 12.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales : 10.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales : 13.8% Sales Workers, New South Wales : 9.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales : 6.1% Labourers, New South Wales : 8.8% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales : 1.8% Managers, Campbelltown City - All industries: 8.4% Professionals, Campbelltown City - All industries: 15.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: 13.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: 11.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: 16.1% Sales Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: 9.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Campbelltown City - All industries: 11.9% Labourers, Campbelltown City - All industries: 11.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Campbelltown City - All industries: 2.0%
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, Campbelltown City - All industries: +206 Professionals, Campbelltown City - All industries: +1,237 Technicians and Trades Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: -91 Community and Personal Service Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: +1,113 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: -660 Sales Workers, Campbelltown City - All industries: +371 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Campbelltown City - All industries: +860 Labourers, Campbelltown City - All industries: +635 Inadequately described or not stated, Campbelltown City - All industries: +122
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 in Campbelltown City in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (11,106 people or 16.1%)
  • Professionals (10,532 people or 15.3%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (9,577 people or 13.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 31,215 people in total or 45.3% of the resident workers .

In comparison, New South Wales employed 13.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 23.6% in Professionals; and 12.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of Campbelltown City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (11.9% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (11.3% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (15.3% compared to 23.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Managers (8.4% compared to 13.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Campbelltown City increased by 3,793 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+1,237 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+1,113 people)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+860 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-660 people)

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