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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers professionals in the City of Moreland 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 Moreland'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 Moreland 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers9,80512.213.57,77511.113.2+2,030
Professionals25,02831.123.320,27929.022.3+4,749
Technicians and Trades Workers9,26011.513.18,56112.313.9+699
Community and Personal Service Workers8,20610.210.66,2809.09.3+1,926
Clerical and Administrative Workers10,82413.513.310,70315.314.4+121
Sales Workers6,8108.59.75,9988.69.7+812
Machinery Operators And Drivers3,3874.25.83,4715.06.1-84
Labourers5,7117.19.05,0617.29.0+650
Inadequately described or not stated1,3311.71.71,7322.52.2-401

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, City of Moreland - All industries: 12.2% Professionals, City of Moreland - All industries: 31.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: 11.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: 10.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: 13.5% Sales Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: 8.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Moreland - All industries: 4.2% Labourers, City of Moreland - All industries: 7.1% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Moreland - All industries: 1.7%
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 Moreland - All industries: +2,030 Professionals, City of Moreland - All industries: +4,749 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: +699 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: +1,926 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: +121 Sales Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: +812 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Moreland - All industries: -84 Labourers, City of Moreland - All industries: +650 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Moreland - All industries: -401
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 City of Moreland in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (25,028 people or 31.1%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (10,824 people or 13.5%)
  • Managers (9,805 people or 12.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 45,657 people in total or 56.8% of the resident workers .

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

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (31.1% compared to 23.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (7.1% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (4.2% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (11.5% compared to 13.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in City of Moreland increased by 10,502 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+4,749 people)
  • Managers (+2,030 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+1,926 people)
  • Sales Workers (+812 people)

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