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Murweh Shire

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more female resident workers (Mining) managers in Murweh 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
Murweh Shire - Females20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Queensland%Number%Queensland%2011 to 2016
Managers----9.9----7.9--
Professionals----24.8----26.1--
Technicians and Trades Workers----7.0----5.5--
Community and Personal Service Workers----1.0----1.1--
Clerical and Administrative Workers----29.8----37.0--
Sales Workers----0.6----0.4--
Machinery Operators And Drivers----21.8----17.6--
Labourers----4.2----3.2--
Inadequately described or not stated----0.9----1.3--

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 - Mining female  : 9.9% Professionals, Queensland - Mining female  : 24.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland - Mining female  : 7.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland - Mining female  : 1.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland - Mining female  : 29.8% Sales Workers, Queensland - Mining female  : 0.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland - Mining female  : 21.8% Labourers, Queensland - Mining female  : 4.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland - Mining female  : 0.9%
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
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 (Mining) in Murweh Shire in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers ( people or %)
  • Professionals ( people or %)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers ( people or %)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 0 people in total or 0.0% of the female resident workers (Mining).

In comparison, Queensland employed 9.9% in Managers; 24.8% in Professionals; and 7.0% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the female resident workers (Mining) of Murweh Shire and Queensland were:

  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Mining) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (0.0% compared to 29.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Mining) employed as Professionals (0.0% compared to 24.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Mining) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (0.0% compared to 21.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of female resident workers (Mining) employed as Managers (0.0% compared to 9.9%)

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