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Goondiwindi Regional Council area

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers (Other Services) technicians and trades 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
Managers45.87.634.76.7+1
Professionals45.87.746.37.10
Technicians and Trades Workers2029.031.42031.332.50
Community and Personal Service Workers1927.524.61320.320.9+6
Clerical and Administrative Workers1927.519.71828.122.9+1
Sales Workers----2.234.72.0--
Machinery Operators And Drivers----0.6----0.8--
Labourers34.35.634.76.30
Inadequately described or not stated----0.6----0.8--

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 - Other Services female  : 7.6% Professionals, Queensland - Other Services female  : 7.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland - Other Services female  : 31.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland - Other Services female  : 24.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland - Other Services female  : 19.7% Sales Workers, Queensland - Other Services female  : 2.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland - Other Services female  : 0.6% Labourers, Queensland - Other Services female  : 5.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland - Other Services female  : 0.6% Managers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 5.8% Professionals, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 5.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 29.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 27.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 27.5% Labourers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 4.3%
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 - Other Services: +1 Professionals, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 0 Technicians and Trades Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 0 Community and Personal Service Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: +6 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: +1 Labourers, Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Other Services: 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 (Other Services) in Goondiwindi Regional Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (20 people or 29.0%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (19 people or 27.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (19 people or 27.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 58 people in total or 84.0% of the female resident workers (Other Services).

In comparison, Queensland employed 31.4% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 24.6% in Community and Personal Service Workers; and 19.7% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Other Services) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (27.5% compared to 19.7%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers (Other Services) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (27.5% compared to 24.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Other Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (29.0% compared to 31.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Other Services) employed as Sales Workers (0.0% compared to 2.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the female resident workers (Other Services)] in Goondiwindi Regional Council area increased by 5 between 2011 and 2016.

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

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