Kyogle Council area
Local workers - Occupations - All industries
In Kyogle Council area, 23.2% of workers were Managers, compared to 23.6% in NSW.
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 Kyogle Council area will be influenced by factors including:
- The economic base and employment opportunities available in Kyogle 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|
|Kyogle Council area - All industries||2016||2011||Change|
|Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||NSW||Number||%||NSW||2011 - 2016|
|Technicians and Trades Workers||322||11.8||12.7||322||11.9||13.2||--|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||238||8.7||10.4||253||9.3||9.5||-15|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||282||10.4||13.8||246||9.1||15.0||+36|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||194||7.1||6.1||194||7.1||6.4||--|
|Inadequately described or not stated||58||2.1||1.8||43||1.6||1.8||+15|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the jobs held by the All industries workforce in Kyogle Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Managers (631 local workers or 23.2%)
- Professionals (402 local workers or 14.8%)
- Labourers (369 local workers or 13.6%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,402 people in total or 51.5% of the All industries local workers.
In comparison, NSW employed 13.5% as Managers; 23.6% as Professionals and 8.8% as Labourers.
The major differences between the jobs held by the workforce in Kyogle Council area and NSW were:
- A larger percentage of local workers employed as Managers (23.2% compared to 13.5%)
- A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (14.8% compared to 23.6%)
- A larger percentage of local workers employed as Labourers (13.6% compared to 8.8%)
- A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (10.4% compared to 13.8%)
The largest changes in the jobs held by the workforce in Kyogle Council area between 2011 and 2016 were those employed as:
- Managers (-61 local workers)
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (+36 local workers)
- Sales Workers (+16 local workers)
- Inadequately described or not stated (+15 local workers)