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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) 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

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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
Managers1454.04.6903.34.3+55
Professionals1,01927.839.370625.838.2+313
Technicians and Trades Workers1464.04.11415.14.4+5
Community and Personal Service Workers1,56542.731.21,20043.830.8+365
Clerical and Administrative Workers55815.214.540914.915.2+149
Sales Workers240.70.6170.60.5+7
Machinery Operators And Drivers220.60.8110.40.9+11
Labourers1684.64.21485.44.9+20
Inadequately described or not stated170.50.6170.60.80

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 - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 4.6% Professionals, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 39.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 4.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 31.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 14.5% Sales Workers, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 0.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 0.8% Labourers, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 4.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia - Health Care and Social Assistance  : 0.6% Managers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 4.0% Professionals, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 27.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 4.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 42.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 15.2% Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 0.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 0.6% Labourers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 4.6% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 0.5%
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 - Health Care and Social Assistance: +55 Professionals, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: +313 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: +5 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: +365 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: +149 Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: +7 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: +11 Labourers, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: +20 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - Health Care and Social Assistance: 0
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 (Health Care and Social Assistance) in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (1,565 people or 42.7%)
  • Professionals (1,019 people or 27.8%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (558 people or 15.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 3,142 people in total or 85.7% of the resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance).

In comparison, Western Australia employed 31.2% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 39.3% in Professionals; and 14.5% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) of the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (42.7% compared to 31.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) employed as Professionals (27.8% compared to 39.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance)] in City of Mandurah increased by 925 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Mandurah were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+365 people)
  • Professionals (+313 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+149 people)
  • Managers (+55 people)

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