City of Mandurah
Resident workers - Occupations of employment
There are more resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) technicians and trades 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||61||23.1||20.2||42||17.3||18.1||+19||27000||P|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||3||1.1||0.7||--||--||0.7||--||28000||P|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||25||9.5||14.2||34||14.0||16.3||-9||29000||P|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||10||3.8||1.2||7||2.9||1.8||+3||31000||P|
|Inadequately described or not stated||3||1.1||1.3||3||1.2||1.1||0||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 (Information Media and Telecommunications) in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Technicians and Trades Workers (61 people or 23.1%)
- Sales Workers (58 people or 22.0%)
- Professionals (55 people or 20.8%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 174 people in total or 65.9% of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications).
In comparison, Western Australia employed 20.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 13.6% in Sales Workers; and 30.1% in Professionals.
The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) of the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Sales Workers (22.0% compared to 13.6%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Labourers (9.8% compared to 5.0%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Professionals (20.8% compared to 30.1%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Managers (8.7% compared to 13.8%)
The number of people in the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications)] in City of Mandurah increased by 21 between 2011 and 2016.
There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Mandurah.