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King Island Council area

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) clerical and administrative workers in King Island Council area 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
King Island Council area 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Arts and Recreation Services%Number%Arts and Recreation Services%2011 to 2016
Managers512.8--46.0--+1
Professionals717.928.61217.9---5
Technicians and Trades Workers37.771.457.5---2
Community and Personal Service Workers615.4--1623.9---10
Clerical and Administrative Workers1025.6--1116.4---1
Sales Workers--------------
Machinery Operators And Drivers410.3--913.4---5
Labourers410.3--1014.9---6
Inadequately described or not stated--------------

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 Professionals, King Island Council area - Arts and Recreation Services : 28.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, King Island Council area - Arts and Recreation Services : 71.4% Managers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 12.8% Professionals, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 17.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 7.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 15.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 25.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 10.3% Labourers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 10.3%
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, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: +1 Professionals, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: -5 Technicians and Trades Workers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: -2 Community and Personal Service Workers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: -10 Clerical and Administrative Workers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: -1 Machinery Operators And Drivers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: -5 Labourers, King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety: -6
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 King Island Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (10 people or 25.6%)
  • Professionals (7 people or 17.9%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (6 people or 15.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 23 people in total or 59.0% of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety).

In comparison, Arts and Recreation Services employed % in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 28.6% in Professionals; and % in Community and Personal Service Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) of King Island Council area and Arts and Recreation Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (25.6% compared to 0.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (15.4% compared to 0.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Managers (12.8% compared to 0.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (7.7% compared to 71.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety)] in King Island Council area decreased by 28 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) between 2011 and 2016 in King Island Council area.

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