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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) community and personal service workers in the Cradle Coast 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
Cradle Coast Region 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Tasmania%Number%Tasmania%2011 to 2016
Managers52916.616.254517.016.5-16
Professionals220.70.8140.41.0+8
Technicians and Trades Workers40912.813.640112.513.6+8
Community and Personal Service Workers80725.428.385026.528.3-43
Clerical and Administrative Workers932.94.01213.84.3-28
Sales Workers45914.412.034710.810.3+112
Machinery Operators And Drivers300.91.2421.31.1-12
Labourers80525.323.285126.624.0-46
Inadequately described or not stated290.90.7321.00.9-3

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, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 16.2% Professionals, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 0.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 13.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 28.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 4.0% Sales Workers, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 12.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 1.2% Labourers, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 23.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Tasmania - Accommodation and Food Services  : 0.7% Managers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 16.6% Professionals, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 0.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 12.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 25.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 2.9% Sales Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 14.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 0.9% Labourers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 25.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 0.9%
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, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -16 Professionals, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: +8 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: +8 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -43 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -28 Sales Workers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: +112 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -12 Labourers, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -46 Inadequately described or not stated, Cradle Coast Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -3
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 (Accommodation and Food Services) in Cradle Coast Region in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (807 people or 25.4%)
  • Labourers (805 people or 25.3%)
  • Managers (529 people or 16.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,141 people in total or 67.3% of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services).

In comparison, Tasmania employed 28.3% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 23.2% in Labourers; and 16.2% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) of the Cradle Coast Region and Tasmania were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Sales Workers (14.4% compared to 12.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Labourers (25.3% compared to 23.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (25.4% compared to 28.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (2.9% compared to 4.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services)] in Cradle Coast Region decreased by 20 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the Cradle Coast Region was for those employed as:

  • Sales Workers (+112 people)

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