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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers professionals in Maribyrnong City 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 Maribyrnong City'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
Maribyrnong City 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers5,58513.413.54,13011.913.2+1,455
Professionals11,97028.723.39,51027.422.3+2,460
Technicians and Trades Workers4,16810.013.13,77710.913.9+391
Community and Personal Service Workers4,33810.410.63,2359.39.3+1,103
Clerical and Administrative Workers5,30912.713.35,01114.514.4+298
Sales Workers3,7148.99.72,9108.49.7+804
Machinery Operators And Drivers2,1055.15.82,0736.06.1+32
Labourers3,6938.99.03,1199.09.0+574
Inadequately described or not stated7651.81.79012.62.2-136

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, Victoria : 13.5% Professionals, Victoria : 23.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria : 13.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria : 10.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria : 13.3% Sales Workers, Victoria : 9.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria : 5.8% Labourers, Victoria : 9.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria : 1.7% Managers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 13.4% Professionals, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 28.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 10.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 10.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 12.7% Sales Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 8.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 5.1% Labourers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 8.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Maribyrnong City - All industries: 1.8%
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, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +1,455 Professionals, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +2,460 Technicians and Trades Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +391 Community and Personal Service Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +1,103 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +298 Sales Workers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +804 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +32 Labourers, Maribyrnong City - All industries: +574 Inadequately described or not stated, Maribyrnong City - All industries: -136
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 in Maribyrnong City in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (11,970 people or 28.7%)
  • Managers (5,585 people or 13.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (5,309 people or 12.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 22,864 people in total or 54.9% of the resident workers .

In comparison, Victoria employed 23.3% in Professionals; 13.5% in Managers; and 13.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of Maribyrnong City and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (28.7% compared to 23.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (10.0% compared to 13.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Maribyrnong City increased by 6,981 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+2,460 people)
  • Managers (+1,455 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+1,103 people)
  • Sales Workers (+804 people)

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