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Coastal Urban Economic Region

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) community and personal service 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
Managers37715.417.639016.311.9-13
Professionals190.816.4110.518.9+8
Technicians and Trades Workers30812.515.530112.616.8+7
Community and Personal Service Workers62525.425.863526.622.5-10
Clerical and Administrative Workers562.37.6803.313.9-24
Sales Workers41216.84.029812.54.9+114
Machinery Operators And Drivers301.2--361.51.2-6
Labourers61024.813.162025.98.6-10
Inadequately described or not stated190.8--190.81.20

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 - Accommodation and Food Services: 15.4% Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 0.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 12.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 25.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 2.3% Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 16.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 1.2% Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 24.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 0.8%
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 - Accommodation and Food Services: -13 Professionals, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: +8 Technicians and Trades Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: +7 Community and Personal Service Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -10 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -24 Sales Workers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: +114 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -6 Labourers, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: -10 Inadequately described or not stated, Coastal Urban Economic Region - Accommodation and Food Services: 0
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 Coastal Urban Economic Region in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (625 people or 25.4%)
  • Labourers (610 people or 24.8%)
  • Sales Workers (412 people or 16.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,647 people in total or 67.0% of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services).

In comparison, Arts and Recreation Services employed 25.8% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 13.1% in Labourers; and 4.0% in Sales Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Sales Workers (16.8% compared to 4.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Labourers (24.8% compared to 13.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Professionals (0.8% compared to 16.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (2.3% compared to 7.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services)] in Coastal Urban Economic Region increased by 66 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Sales Workers (+114 people)

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