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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more male resident workers 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 - Males20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
Managers1,69910.414.41,67011.114.7+29
Professionals1,6239.917.11,54510.217.2+78
Technicians and Trades Workers5,28032.325.74,87832.426.2+402
Community and Personal Service Workers8014.95.66204.14.9+181
Clerical and Administrative Workers6313.95.45663.85.7+65
Sales Workers9846.06.08245.55.6+160
Machinery Operators And Drivers2,83217.312.42,52716.812.5+305
Labourers2,18113.311.52,15714.311.4+24
Inadequately described or not stated3181.91.92881.91.7+30

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 : 14.4% Professionals, Western Australia : 17.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia : 25.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia : 5.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia : 5.4% Sales Workers, Western Australia : 6.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia : 12.4% Labourers, Western Australia : 11.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia : 1.9% Managers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 10.4% Professionals, City of Mandurah - All industries: 9.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 32.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 4.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 3.9% Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 6.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 17.3% Labourers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 13.3% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - All industries: 1.9%
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 - All industries: +29 Professionals, City of Mandurah - All industries: +78 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +402 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +181 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +65 Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +160 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +305 Labourers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +24 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - All industries: +30
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 male resident workers in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (5,280 people or 32.3%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (2,832 people or 17.3%)
  • Labourers (2,181 people or 13.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 10,293 people in total or 63.0% of the male resident workers .

In comparison, Western Australia employed 25.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 12.4% in Machinery Operators And Drivers; and 11.5% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the male resident workers of the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (32.3% compared to 25.7%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (17.3% compared to 12.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers employed as Professionals (9.9% compared to 17.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers employed as Managers (10.4% compared to 14.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the male resident workers ] in City of Mandurah increased by 1,274 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the male resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Mandurah were for those employed as:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+402 males)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+305 males)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+181 males)
  • Sales Workers (+160 males)

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