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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) professionals in Coffs Harbour 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 Coffs Harbour 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
Coffs Harbour City 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Education and Training%Number%Education and Training%2011 to 2016
Managers3612.57.23510.55.4+1
Professionals7225.060.38124.363.7-9
Technicians and Trades Workers6121.22.15717.12.5+4
Community and Personal Service Workers----17.8----15.0--
Clerical and Administrative Workers6121.29.45516.510.2+6
Sales Workers5017.40.65717.10.2-7
Machinery Operators And Drivers----0.382.40.2--
Labourers31.01.73610.82.2-33
Inadequately described or not stated51.70.641.20.5+1

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, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 7.2% Professionals, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 60.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 2.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 17.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 9.4% Sales Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 0.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 0.3% Labourers, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 1.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training : 0.6% Managers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: 12.5% Professionals, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: 25.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: 21.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: 21.2% Sales Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: 17.4% Labourers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: 1.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: 1.7%
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, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: +1 Professionals, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: -9 Technicians and Trades Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: +4 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: +6 Sales Workers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: -7 Labourers, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: -33 Inadequately described or not stated, Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications: +1
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 (Information Media and Telecommunications) in Coffs Harbour City in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (72 people or 25.0%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (61 people or 21.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (61 people or 21.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 194 people in total or 67.4% of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications).

In comparison, Education and Training employed 60.3% in Professionals; 2.1% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 9.4% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) of Coffs Harbour City and Education and Training were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (21.2% compared to 2.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Sales Workers (17.4% compared to 0.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Professionals (25.0% compared to 60.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (0.0% compared to 17.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications)] in Coffs Harbour City decreased by 45 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) between 2011 and 2016 in Coffs Harbour City.

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