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Goondiwindi Regional Council area

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) 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
Managers92.34.2143.44.0-5
Professionals12030.237.212730.836.5-7
Technicians and Trades Workers184.52.7133.12.9+5
Community and Personal Service Workers16942.633.717542.433.1-6
Clerical and Administrative Workers4812.116.84510.917.3+3
Sales Workers----0.7----0.5--
Machinery Operators And Drivers----0.3----0.3--
Labourers297.33.9399.44.4-10
Inadequately described or not stated41.00.5----0.9--

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 - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 4.2% Professionals, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 37.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 2.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 33.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 16.8% Sales Workers, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 0.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 0.3% Labourers, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 3.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland - Health Care and Social Assistance female  : 0.5% Managers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: 2.3% Professionals, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: 30.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: 4.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: 42.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: 12.1% Labourers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: 7.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: 1.0%
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 - Health Care and Social Assistance: -5 Professionals, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: -7 Technicians and Trades Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: +5 Community and Personal Service Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: -6 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: +3 Labourers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Health Care and Social Assistance: -10
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 (Health Care and Social Assistance) in Goondiwindi Regional Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (169 people or 42.6%)
  • Professionals (120 people or 30.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (48 people or 12.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 337 people in total or 84.9% of the female resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance).

In comparison, Queensland employed 33.7% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 37.2% in Professionals; and 16.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (42.6% compared to 33.7%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) employed as Labourers (7.3% compared to 3.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) employed as Professionals (30.2% compared to 37.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (12.1% compared to 16.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the female resident workers (Health Care and Social Assistance)] in Goondiwindi Regional Council area decreased by 16 between 2011 and 2016.

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

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