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Goondiwindi Regional Council area

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) community and personal service 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
Managers3719.515.03816.514.8-1
Professionals----1.4----1.3--
Technicians and Trades Workers136.86.63213.96.9-19
Community and Personal Service Workers6031.634.86126.433.4-1
Clerical and Administrative Workers73.76.562.67.5+1
Sales Workers2915.316.5156.513.9+14
Machinery Operators And Drivers----0.6----0.5--
Labourers4423.218.17632.921.1-32
Inadequately described or not stated----0.531.30.7--

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 - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 15.0% Professionals, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 1.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 6.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 34.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 6.5% Sales Workers, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 16.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 0.6% Labourers, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 18.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland - Accommodation and Food Services female  : 0.5% Managers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 19.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 6.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 31.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 3.7% Sales Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 15.3% Labourers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 23.2%
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 - Accommodation and Food Services: -1 Technicians and Trades Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: -19 Community and Personal Service Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: -1 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: +1 Sales Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: +14 Labourers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: -32
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 (Accommodation and Food Services) in Goondiwindi Regional Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (60 people or 31.6%)
  • Labourers (44 people or 23.2%)
  • Managers (37 people or 19.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 141 people in total or 74.2% of the female resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services).

In comparison, Queensland employed 34.8% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 18.1% in Labourers; and 15.0% in Managers.

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

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Labourers (23.2% compared to 18.1%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Managers (19.5% compared to 15.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (31.6% compared to 34.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (3.7% compared to 6.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the female resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services)] in Goondiwindi Regional Council area decreased by 41 between 2011 and 2016.

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

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