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Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within the City of Moreland, the workforce has a similar proportion of Managers and Professionals compared to Victoria.

Occupation is a key component for evaluating the socio-economic status of the local workers and the skills required to work in each industry sector.

The occupations of the local worers in City of Moreland will be influenced by factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available in City of Moreland;
  • The age of the workforce;
  • The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the population.

For a complete local workers analysis for City of Moreland, view Occupations in conjunction with other indicators, such as Educational qualifications and Income.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 (experimental imputed) & 2016 – by place of work

Please note – The 2016 Census used a new methodology to “impute” a work location to people who didn’t state their workplace address. As a result, 2016 and 2011 place of work data are not normally comparable. To allow comparison between 2011 and 2016, .id has sourced a 2011 dataset from the ABS which was experimentally imputed using the same methodology. To provide this detail, City of Moreland in 2011 had to be constructed from a best fit of Work Destination Zones (DZNs). While it may not be an exact match to the LGA or region boundary, it is considered close enough to allow some comparison. Users should treat this time series data with caution, however, and not compare directly with 2011 data from any other source.

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Local workers occupations
City of Moreland - All industries20162011Change
Occupations
(Click rows to view sub-categories)
Number%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Managers4,33411.213.53,96911.313.2+365
Professionals8,56922.123.27,41021.022.3+1,159
Technicians and Trades Workers5,47514.113.15,17314.713.8+302
Community and Personal Service Workers5,86015.110.64,17611.99.3+1,684
Clerical and Administrative Workers4,37211.313.34,41612.514.4-44
Sales Workers3,87110.09.73,4879.99.7+384
Machinery Operators And Drivers2,3856.15.82,5507.26.1-165
Labourers3,3118.59.03,2089.19.0+103
Inadequately described or not stated6291.61.78232.32.2-194

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local workers occupations, 2016
Local workers occupations, 2016 Managers, Victoria: 13.5% Professionals, Victoria: 23.2% 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: 11.2% Professionals, City of Moreland: 22.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Moreland: 14.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Moreland: 15.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Moreland: 11.3% Sales Workers, City of Moreland: 10.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Moreland: 6.1% Labourers, City of Moreland: 8.5% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Moreland: 1.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local workers occupations, 2011 to 2016
Change in local workers occupations, 2011 to 2016 Managers, City of Moreland - All industries: +365 Professionals, City of Moreland - All industries: +1,159 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: +302 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: +1,684 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: -44 Sales Workers, City of Moreland - All industries: +384 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Moreland - All industries: -165 Labourers, City of Moreland - All industries: +103 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Moreland - All industries: -194
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 workforce in City of Moreland in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (8,569 local workers or 22.1%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (5,860 local workers or 15.1%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (5,475 local workers or 14.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 19,904 people in total or 51.3% of the local workers .

In comparison, Victoria employed 23.2% as Professionals; 10.6% as Community and Personal Service Workers; and 13.1% as Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the workforce in the City of Moreland and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (15.1% compared to 10.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Managers (11.2% compared to 13.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (11.3% compared to 13.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (22.1% compared to 23.2%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the in the City of Moreland workforce between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+1,684 local workers)
  • Professionals (+1,159 local workers)
  • Sales Workers (+384 local workers)
  • Managers (+365 local workers)

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