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Coastal Urban Economic Region

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) clerical and administrative workers in Coastal Urban Economic Region 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 Cradle Coast Region'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
Coastal Urban Economic Region 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Health Care and Social Assistance%Number%Health Care and Social Assistance%2011 to 2016
Managers1568.23.61827.83.2-26
Professionals43823.129.462226.829.2-184
Technicians and Trades Workers1407.43.31647.13.2-24
Community and Personal Service Workers43022.643.252422.643.1-94
Clerical and Administrative Workers52027.411.658025.012.3-60
Sales Workers130.70.7200.90.4-7
Machinery Operators And Drivers492.60.8622.70.6-13
Labourers1095.76.81416.17.4-32
Inadequately described or not stated442.30.6261.10.6+18

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, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 3.6% Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 29.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 3.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 43.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 11.6% Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 0.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 0.8% Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 6.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Health Care and Social Assistance : 0.6% Managers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 8.2% Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 23.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 7.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 22.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 27.4% Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 0.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 2.6% Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 5.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: 2.3%
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, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -26 Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -184 Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -24 Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -94 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -60 Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -7 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -13 Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: -32 Inadequately described or not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Public Administration and Safety: +18
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 (Public Administration and Safety) in Coastal Urban Economic Region in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (520 people or 27.4%)
  • Professionals (438 people or 23.1%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (430 people or 22.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,388 people in total or 73.1% of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety).

In comparison, Health Care and Social Assistance employed 11.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 29.4% in Professionals; and 43.2% in Community and Personal Service Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) of Coastal Urban Economic Region and Health Care and Social Assistance were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (27.4% compared to 11.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Managers (8.2% compared to 3.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (22.6% compared to 43.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Professionals (23.1% compared to 29.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety)] in Coastal Urban Economic Region decreased by 422 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) between 2011 and 2016 in Coastal Urban Economic Region were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (-184 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (-94 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-60 people)

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