King Island Council area
Local workers - Occupations - Public Administration and Safety
In the King Island Council area (Public Administration and Safety), 27.3% of workers were Clerical and Administrative Workers, compared to 71.4% in Arts and Recreation Services.
Occupation is a key component for evaluating the socio-economic status of the local workers and the skills required to work in each industry sector.
The occupations of the local workers in the King Island Council area will be influenced by factors including:
- The economic base and employment opportunities available in the King Island Council area;
- The age of the workforce;
- The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry; and
- The working and social aspirations of the population.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work
|Local workers occupations|
|King Island Council area - Public Administration and Safety||2016||2011||Change|
|Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||Arts and Recreation Services||Number||%||Arts and Recreation Services||2011 - 2016|
|Technicians and Trades Workers||5||15.2||71.4||3||4.7||0||+2|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||3||9.1||0||16||25.0||0||-13|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||9||27.3||0||10||15.6||0||-1|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||4||12.1||0||9||14.1||0||-5|
|Inadequately described or not stated||--||0||0||--||0||0||--|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the jobs held by the Public Administration and Safety workforce in the King Island Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (9 local workers or 27.3%)
- Technicians and Trades Workers (5 local workers or 15.2%)
- Managers (4 local workers or 12.1%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 18 people in total or 54.5% of the Public Administration and Safety local workers.
In comparison, the Arts and Recreation Services workforce in the King Island Council area employed 0% as Clerical and Administrative Workers; 71.4% as Technicians and Trades Workers and 0% as Managers.
The major differences between the jobs held by the Public Administration and Safety workforce in the King Island Council area and Arts and Recreation Services were:
- A smaller percentage of local workers(Public Administration and Safety) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (15.2% compared to 71.4%)
- A smaller percentage of local workers(Public Administration and Safety) employed as Professionals (12.1% compared to 28.6%)
The largest changes in the jobs held by the Public Administration and Safety workforce in the King Island Council area between 2011 and 2016 were those employed as:
- Community and Personal Service Workers (-13 local workers)
- Professionals (-8 local workers)
- Labourers (-6 local workers)
- Machinery Operators And Drivers (-5 local workers)