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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) machinery operators and drivers in Cardinia Shire 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 Cardinia Shire'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
Cardinia Shire 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Other Services%Number%Other Services%2011 to 2016
Managers2229.77.319310.67.0+29
Professionals944.15.5593.25.0+35
Technicians and Trades Workers954.252.9734.054.0+22
Community and Personal Service Workers472.111.2120.710.7+35
Clerical and Administrative Workers48121.111.235819.612.8+123
Sales Workers843.72.1593.21.5+25
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,15250.51.297053.21.0+182
Labourers823.68.0673.77.3+15
Inadequately described or not stated231.00.6331.80.7-10

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, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 7.3% Professionals, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 5.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 52.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 11.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 11.2% Sales Workers, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 2.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 1.2% Labourers, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 8.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Cardinia Shire - Other Services : 0.6% Managers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 9.7% Professionals, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 4.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 4.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 2.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 21.1% Sales Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 3.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 50.5% Labourers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 3.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 1.0%
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, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +29 Professionals, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +35 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +22 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +35 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +123 Sales Workers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +25 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +182 Labourers, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +15 Inadequately described or not stated, Cardinia Shire - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -10
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 (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in Cardinia Shire in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (1,152 people or 50.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (481 people or 21.1%)
  • Managers (222 people or 9.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,855 people in total or 81.3% of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing).

In comparison, Other Services employed 1.2% in Machinery Operators And Drivers; 11.2% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 7.3% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) of Cardinia Shire and Other Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (50.5% compared to 1.2%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (21.1% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (4.2% compared to 52.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (2.1% compared to 11.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing)] in Cardinia Shire increased by 456 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) between 2011 and 2016 in Cardinia Shire were for those employed as:

  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+182 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+123 people)

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