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Bulloo Shire

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers managers in Bulloo Shire 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
Bulloo Shire - Females20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Queensland%Number%Queensland%2011 to 2016
Managers2526.99.62122.39.4+4
Professionals99.723.71111.722.3-2
Technicians and Trades Workers1111.84.51111.74.50
Community and Personal Service Workers1010.816.755.314.9+5
Clerical and Administrative Workers2324.722.22223.424.7+1
Sales Workers----12.633.213.1--
Machinery Operators And Drivers----1.433.21.5--
Labourers1111.88.01819.18.2-7
Inadequately described or not stated44.31.3----1.6--

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 : 9.6% Professionals, Queensland : 23.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland : 4.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland : 16.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland : 22.2% Sales Workers, Queensland : 12.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland : 1.4% Labourers, Queensland : 8.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland : 1.3% Managers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 26.9% Professionals, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 9.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 11.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 10.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 24.7% Labourers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 11.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 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, Bulloo Shire - All industries: +4 Professionals, Bulloo Shire - All industries: -2 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: 0 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: +5 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: +1 Labourers, Bulloo Shire - All industries: -7
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 in Bulloo Shire in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (25 people or 26.9%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (23 people or 24.7%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (11 people or 11.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 59 people in total or 63.4% of the female resident workers .

In comparison, Queensland employed 9.6% in Managers; 22.2% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 4.5% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the female resident workers of Bulloo Shire and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of female resident workers employed as Managers (26.9% compared to 9.6%)
  • A larger percentage of female resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (11.8% compared to 4.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers employed as Professionals (9.7% compared to 23.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers employed as Sales Workers (0.0% compared to 12.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the female resident workers ] in Bulloo Shire decreased by 1 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the female resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in Bulloo Shire.

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