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Goondiwindi Regional Council area

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers (Construction) clerical and administrative workers in Goondiwindi Regional Council area 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 RDA Darling Downs and South West Region'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
Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Females20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Queensland%Number%Queensland%2011 to 2016
Managers918.010.239.77.8+6
Professionals----6.7----6.8--
Technicians and Trades Workers----7.639.77.2--
Community and Personal Service Workers----0.5----0.6--
Clerical and Administrative Workers2652.063.72580.667.1+1
Sales Workers918.03.6----2.6--
Machinery Operators And Drivers36.01.6----2.0--
Labourers36.05.1----4.6--
Inadequately described or not stated----0.9----1.2--

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, Queensland - Construction female  : 10.2% Professionals, Queensland - Construction female  : 6.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland - Construction female  : 7.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland - Construction female  : 0.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland - Construction female  : 63.7% Sales Workers, Queensland - Construction female  : 3.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland - Construction female  : 1.6% Labourers, Queensland - Construction female  : 5.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland - Construction female  : 0.9% Managers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Construction: 18.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Construction: 52.0% Sales Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Construction: 18.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Construction: 6.0% Labourers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Construction: 6.0%
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, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Construction: +6 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Construction: +1
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 (Construction) in Goondiwindi Regional Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (26 people or 52.0%)
  • Managers (9 people or 18.0%)
  • Sales Workers (9 people or 18.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 44 people in total or 88.0% of the female resident workers (Construction).

In comparison, Queensland employed 63.7% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 10.2% in Managers; and 3.6% in Sales Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the female resident workers (Construction) of Goondiwindi Regional Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Construction) employed as Sales Workers (18.0% compared to 3.6%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Construction) employed as Managers (18.0% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Construction) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (52.0% compared to 63.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Construction) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (0.0% compared to 7.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the female resident workers (Construction)] in Goondiwindi Regional Council area increased by 19 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the female resident workers (Construction) between 2011 and 2016 in Goondiwindi Regional Council area.

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