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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers clerical and administrative 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 - Females20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
Managers1,1187.69.39067.29.1+212
Professionals2,74418.724.42,14216.923.1+602
Technicians and Trades Workers8275.65.27495.95.2+78
Community and Personal Service Workers2,94920.116.42,38518.814.8+564
Clerical and Administrative Workers2,95020.121.82,85422.524.9+96
Sales Workers2,25315.312.22,12816.812.3+125
Machinery Operators And Drivers3342.31.72461.91.8+88
Labourers1,3239.07.71,1118.87.6+212
Inadequately described or not stated2031.41.31361.11.2+67

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 : 9.3% Professionals, Western Australia : 24.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia : 5.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia : 16.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia : 21.8% Sales Workers, Western Australia : 12.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia : 1.7% Labourers, Western Australia : 7.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia : 1.3% Managers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 7.6% Professionals, City of Mandurah - All industries: 18.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 5.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 20.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 20.1% Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 15.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 2.3% Labourers, City of Mandurah - All industries: 9.0% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - All industries: 1.4%
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: +212 Professionals, City of Mandurah - All industries: +602 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +78 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +564 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +96 Sales Workers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +125 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +88 Labourers, City of Mandurah - All industries: +212 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mandurah - All industries: +67
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 female resident workers in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (2,950 people or 20.1%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (2,949 people or 20.1%)
  • Professionals (2,744 people or 18.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 8,643 people in total or 58.8% of the female resident workers .

In comparison, Western Australia employed 21.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 16.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers; and 24.4% in Professionals.

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

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (20.1% compared to 16.4%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers employed as Sales Workers (15.3% compared to 12.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers employed as Professionals (18.7% compared to 24.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (20.1% compared to 21.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the female resident workers ] in City of Mandurah increased by 2,044 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+602 females)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+564 females)
  • Managers (+212 females)
  • Labourers (+212 females)

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