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Coastal Urban Economic Region

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Wholesale Trade) sales 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%Arts and Recreation Services%Number%Arts and Recreation Services%2011 to 2016
Managers14915.917.621213.811.9-63
Professionals859.116.4905.918.9-5
Technicians and Trades Workers14815.815.526317.116.8-115
Community and Personal Service Workers70.725.8100.722.5-3
Clerical and Administrative Workers12112.97.616510.713.9-44
Sales Workers17518.74.026217.04.9-87
Machinery Operators And Drivers14215.1--19412.61.2-52
Labourers10711.413.132020.88.6-213
Inadequately described or not stated40.4--221.41.2-18

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 - Arts and Recreation Services : 17.6% Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 16.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 15.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 25.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 7.6% Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 4.0% Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Arts and Recreation Services : 13.1% Managers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 15.9% Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 9.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 15.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 0.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 12.9% Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 18.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 15.1% Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 11.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: 0.4%
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 - Wholesale Trade: -63 Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -5 Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -115 Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -3 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -44 Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -87 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -52 Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -213 Inadequately described or not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Wholesale Trade: -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 (Wholesale Trade) in Coastal Urban Economic Region in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Sales Workers (175 people or 18.7%)
  • Managers (149 people or 15.9%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (148 people or 15.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 472 people in total or 50.3% of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade).

In comparison, Arts and Recreation Services employed 4.0% in Sales Workers; 17.6% in Managers; and 15.5% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) of Coastal Urban Economic Region and Arts and Recreation Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (15.1% compared to 0.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Sales Workers (18.7% compared to 4.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (0.7% compared to 25.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Professionals (9.1% compared to 16.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Wholesale Trade)] in Coastal Urban Economic Region decreased by 600 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Labourers (-213 people)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-115 people)
  • Sales Workers (-87 people)
  • Managers (-63 people)

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