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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Retail Trade) sales workers in the City of Mandurah 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 City of Mandurah'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
City of Mandurah 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
Managers51114.114.750514.816.6+6
Professionals742.04.1732.13.6+1
Technicians and Trades Workers1815.05.72015.96.0-20
Community and Personal Service Workers220.60.8250.71.0-3
Clerical and Administrative Workers2055.75.92427.17.1-37
Sales Workers2,09057.754.51,89155.452.1+199
Machinery Operators And Drivers1433.93.91243.63.9+19
Labourers38010.59.93359.89.1+45
Inadequately described or not stated150.40.5200.60.6-5

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, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 14.7% Professionals, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 4.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 5.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 0.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 5.9% Sales Workers, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 54.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 3.9% Labourers, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 9.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia - Retail Trade  : 0.5% Managers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 14.1% Professionals, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 2.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 5.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 0.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 5.7% Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 57.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 3.9% Labourers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 10.5% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: 0.4%
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, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: +6 Professionals, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: +1 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: -20 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: -3 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: -37 Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: +199 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: +19 Labourers, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: +45 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - Retail Trade: -5
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 (Retail Trade) in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Sales Workers (2,090 people or 57.7%)
  • Managers (511 people or 14.1%)
  • Labourers (380 people or 10.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,981 people in total or 82.3% of the resident workers (Retail Trade).

In comparison, Western Australia employed 54.5% in Sales Workers; 14.7% in Managers; and 9.9% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Retail Trade) of the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) employed as Sales Workers (57.7% compared to 54.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) employed as Professionals (2.0% compared to 4.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Retail Trade)] in City of Mandurah increased by 205 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of the resident workers (Retail Trade) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Mandurah was for those employed as:

  • Sales Workers (+199 people)

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