Coffs Harbour City
Local workers - Occupations - Education and Training
In Coffs Harbour City (Education and Training), 58.9% of workers were Professionals, compared to 46.0% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
Occupation is a key component for evaluating the socio-economic status of the local workers and the skills required to work in each industry sector.
The occupations of the local workers in Coffs Harbour City will be influenced by factors including:
- The economic base and employment opportunities available in Coffs Harbour City;
- The age of the workforce;
- The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry; and
- The working and social aspirations of the population.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work
|Local workers occupations|
|Coffs Harbour City - Education and Training||2016||2011||Change|
|Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||Transport, Postal and Warehousing||Number||%||Transport, Postal and Warehousing||2011 - 2016|
|Technicians and Trades Workers||56||2.1||4.8||66||2.7||5.3||-10|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||487||18.4||2.5||350||14.3||0.9||+137|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||273||10.3||23.1||268||11.0||22.5||+5|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||9||0.3||46.0||8||0.3||50.4||+1|
|Inadequately described or not stated||10||0.4||1.0||9||0.4||0||+1|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the jobs held by the Education and Training workforce in Coffs Harbour City in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Professionals (1,562 local workers or 58.9%)
- Community and Personal Service Workers (487 local workers or 18.4%)
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (273 local workers or 10.3%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,322 people in total or 87.5% of the Education and Training local workers.
In comparison, the Transport, Postal and Warehousing workforce in Coffs Harbour City employed 3.2% as Professionals; 2.5% as Community and Personal Service Workers and 23.1% as Clerical and Administrative Workers.
The major differences between the jobs held by the Education and Training workforce in Coffs Harbour City and Transport, Postal and Warehousing were:
- A larger percentage of local workers(Education and Training) employed as Professionals (58.9% compared to 3.2%)
- A smaller percentage of local workers(Education and Training) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (0.3% compared to 46.0%)
- A larger percentage of local workers(Education and Training) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (18.4% compared to 2.5%)
- A smaller percentage of local workers(Education and Training) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (10.3% compared to 23.1%)
The largest changes in the jobs held by the Education and Training workforce in Coffs Harbour City between 2011 and 2016 were those employed as:
- Community and Personal Service Workers (+137 local workers)
- Managers (+78 local workers)
- Labourers (-15 local workers)
- Professionals (+12 local workers)