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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers professionals in Randwick 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 Randwick 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
Randwick City 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Managers10,58015.513.58,82114.013.3+1,759
Professionals23,75534.823.621,50634.122.7+2,249
Technicians and Trades Workers6,2289.112.76,0189.513.2+210
Community and Personal Service Workers6,6659.810.45,9959.59.5+670
Clerical and Administrative Workers9,25813.613.89,59915.215.1-341
Sales Workers5,5698.29.25,1478.29.3+422
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,8902.86.11,8923.06.4-2
Labourers3,2254.78.82,9114.68.7+314
Inadequately described or not stated1,1101.61.81,1271.81.8-17

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, New South Wales : 13.5% Professionals, New South Wales : 23.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales : 12.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales : 10.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales : 13.8% Sales Workers, New South Wales : 9.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales : 6.1% Labourers, New South Wales : 8.8% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales : 1.8% Managers, Randwick City - All industries: 15.5% Professionals, Randwick City - All industries: 34.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Randwick City - All industries: 9.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Randwick City - All industries: 9.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Randwick City - All industries: 13.6% Sales Workers, Randwick City - All industries: 8.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Randwick City - All industries: 2.8% Labourers, Randwick City - All industries: 4.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Randwick City - All industries: 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 resident workers occupations, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers occupations, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Randwick City - All industries: +1,759 Professionals, Randwick City - All industries: +2,249 Technicians and Trades Workers, Randwick City - All industries: +210 Community and Personal Service Workers, Randwick City - All industries: +670 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Randwick City - All industries: -341 Sales Workers, Randwick City - All industries: +422 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Randwick City - All industries: -2 Labourers, Randwick City - All industries: +314 Inadequately described or not stated, Randwick City - All industries: -17
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 Randwick City in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (23,755 people or 34.8%)
  • Managers (10,580 people or 15.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (9,258 people or 13.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 43,593 people in total or 63.8% of the resident workers .

In comparison, New South Wales employed 23.6% in Professionals; 13.5% in Managers; and 13.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of Randwick City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (34.8% compared to 23.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (4.7% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (9.1% compared to 12.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (2.8% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Randwick City increased by 5,264 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+2,249 people)
  • Managers (+1,759 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+670 people)
  • Sales Workers (+422 people)

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