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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Other Services) 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

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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
Managers685.98.0646.17.1+4
Professionals635.58.8545.28.1+9
Technicians and Trades Workers57750.443.656053.547.3+17
Community and Personal Service Workers18516.215.513613.012.0+49
Clerical and Administrative Workers11610.110.711010.512.0+6
Sales Workers141.21.9101.01.6+4
Machinery Operators And Drivers151.32.0222.12.3-7
Labourers968.48.7868.29.1+10
Inadequately described or not stated100.90.840.40.7+6

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 - Other Services  : 8.0% Professionals, Western Australia - Other Services  : 8.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 43.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 15.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 10.7% Sales Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 1.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 2.0% Labourers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 8.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia - Other Services  : 0.8% Managers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 5.9% Professionals, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 5.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 50.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 16.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 10.1% Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 1.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 1.3% Labourers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 8.4% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - Other Services: 0.9%
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 - Other Services: +4 Professionals, City of Mandurah - Other Services: +9 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: +17 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: +49 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: +6 Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: +4 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: -7 Labourers, City of Mandurah - Other Services: +10 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - Other Services: +6
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 (Other Services) in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (577 people or 50.4%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (185 people or 16.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (116 people or 10.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 878 people in total or 76.7% of the resident workers (Other Services).

In comparison, Western Australia employed 43.6% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 15.5% in Community and Personal Service Workers; and 10.7% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Other Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (50.4% compared to 43.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Other Services) employed as Professionals (5.5% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Other Services) employed as Managers (5.9% compared to 8.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Other Services)] in City of Mandurah increased by 98 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Other Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Mandurah.

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