City of Mandurah
Resident workers - Occupations of employment
There are more resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) community and personal service 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
|Resident workers occupations|
|City of Mandurah||2016||2011||Change|
|Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||Western Australia%||Number||%||Western Australia%||2011 to 2016|
|Technicians and Trades Workers||279||12.7||14.2||235||12.0||14.0||+44||27000||P|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||597||27.3||27.4||534||27.3||27.8||+63||28000||P|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||62||2.8||3.8||93||4.8||4.7||-31||29000||P|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||45||2.1||1.9||39||2.0||1.5||+6||31000||P|
|Inadequately described or not stated||16||0.7||0.6||7||0.4||0.8||+9||33000||P|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
An analysis of the jobs held by the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Community and Personal Service Workers (597 people or 27.3%)
- Labourers (552 people or 25.2%)
- Managers (338 people or 15.4%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,487 people in total or 67.9% of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services).
In comparison, Western Australia employed 27.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 21.9% in Labourers; and 16.4% in Managers.
The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) of the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Labourers (25.2% compared to 21.9%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (12.7% compared to 14.2%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Managers (15.4% compared to 16.4%)
The number of people in the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services)] in City of Mandurah increased by 236 between 2011 and 2016.
The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Mandurah were for those employed as:
- Managers (+73 people)
- Community and Personal Service Workers (+63 people)