Kyogle Council area

Local workers - Occupations - All industries

In Kyogle Council area, 21.9% of workers were Managers, compared to 25.9% 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.

For a complete local workers analysis for Kyogle Council area, view Occupations in conjunction with other indicators, such as Educational qualifications and Income.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 & 2021 – by place of work

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Local workers occupations
Kyogle Council area - All industries 20212016Change
Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)Number%. NSWNumber%. NSW2016 - 2021
Technicians and Trades Workers31510.911.832211.812.7-7
Community and Personal Service Workers34311.810.62388.710.4+105
Clerical and Administrative Workers2729.413.028210.413.8-10
Sales Workers1836.38.02258.39.2-42
Machinery Operators And Drivers2087.26.01947.16.1+14
Inadequately described or not stated782.71.9582.11.8+20
Total Persons2,901100.0100.02,721100.0100.0+180

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016 and 2021. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions)

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the All industries workforce in Kyogle Council area in 2021shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (635 local workers or 21.9%)
  • Labourers (447 local workers or 15.4%)
  • Professionals (420 local workers or 14.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,502 people in total or 51.8% of the All industries local workers.

In comparison, NSW employed 14.6% as Managers; 8.2% as Labourers and 25.9% as Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the workforce in Kyogle Council area and NSW were:

  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (14.5% compared to 25.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Managers (21.9% compared to 14.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Labourers (15.4% compared to 8.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (9.4% compared to 13.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the workforce in Kyogle Council area between2016 and 2021 were those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+105 local workers)
  • Labourers (+78 local workers)
  • Sales Workers (-42 local workers)
  • Inadequately described or not stated (+20 local workers)

Kyogle Council

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