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Goondiwindi Regional Council area

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) 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
Managers325.012.8----11.5--
Professionals----30.3525.028.6--
Technicians and Trades Workers----5.3315.04.3--
Community and Personal Service Workers----1.4----0.8--
Clerical and Administrative Workers650.028.5945.031.7-3
Sales Workers325.018.0315.018.00
Machinery Operators And Drivers----0.5----0.6--
Labourers----2.1----3.2--
Inadequately described or not stated----1.0----1.1--

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 - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 12.8% Professionals, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 30.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 5.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 1.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 28.5% Sales Workers, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 18.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 0.5% Labourers, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 2.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland - Information Media and Telecommunications female  : 1.0% Managers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Information Media and Telecommunications: 25.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Information Media and Telecommunications: 50.0% Sales Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Information Media and Telecommunications: 25.0%
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 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Information Media and Telecommunications: -3 Sales Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Information Media and Telecommunications: 0
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 (Information Media and Telecommunications) in Goondiwindi Regional Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (6 people or 50.0%)
  • Managers (3 people or 25.0%)
  • Sales Workers (3 people or 25.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 12 people in total or 100.0% of the female resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications).

In comparison, Queensland employed 28.5% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 12.8% in Managers; and 18.0% in Sales Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (50.0% compared to 28.5%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Managers (25.0% compared to 12.8%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Sales Workers (25.0% compared to 18.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Professionals (0.0% compared to 30.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the female resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications)] in Goondiwindi Regional Council area decreased by 8 between 2011 and 2016.

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

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