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Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers community and personal service workers in Goulburn Mulwaree 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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area'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
Goulburn Mulwaree Council area 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Managers1,46911.513.51,37311.313.3+96
Professionals1,84414.523.61,72014.222.7+124
Technicians and Trades Workers1,84614.512.71,75414.513.2+92
Community and Personal Service Workers1,94515.310.41,80114.99.5+144
Clerical and Administrative Workers1,55212.213.81,58413.115.1-32
Sales Workers1,2619.99.21,21610.09.3+45
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,0878.56.11,0488.76.4+39
Labourers1,50311.88.81,42311.78.7+80
Inadequately described or not stated2141.71.81941.61.8+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, New South Wales : 13.5% Professionals, New South Wales : 23.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales : 12.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales : 10.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales : 13.8% Sales Workers, New South Wales : 9.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales : 6.1% Labourers, New South Wales : 8.8% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales : 1.8% Managers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 11.5% Professionals, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 14.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 14.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 15.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 12.2% Sales Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 9.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 8.5% Labourers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 11.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: 1.7%
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, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +96 Professionals, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +124 Technicians and Trades Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +92 Community and Personal Service Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +144 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: -32 Sales Workers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +45 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +39 Labourers, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +80 Inadequately described or not stated, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area - All industries: +20
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 in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (1,945 people or 15.3%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,846 people or 14.5%)
  • Professionals (1,844 people or 14.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 5,635 people in total or 44.3% of the resident workers .

In comparison, New South Wales employed 10.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 12.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 23.6% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of Goulburn Mulwaree Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (15.3% compared to 10.4%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (11.8% compared to 8.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (8.5% compared to 6.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (14.5% compared to 23.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area increased by 608 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+144 people)
  • Professionals (+124 people)
  • Managers (+96 people)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+92 people)

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