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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) community and personal service workers in the Limestone Coast region 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 Limestone Coast 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
Limestone Coast region 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%South Australia%Number%South Australia%2011 to 2016
Managers2211.615.72414.214.4-2
Professionals2814.719.31911.219.7+9
Technicians and Trades Workers4222.110.73420.111.0+8
Community and Personal Service Workers4423.229.45633.128.8-12
Clerical and Administrative Workers136.810.8105.911.4+3
Sales Workers84.24.884.75.20
Machinery Operators And Drivers----1.0----1.0--
Labourers3317.47.11810.77.4+15
Inadequately described or not stated----1.2----1.0--

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, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 15.7% Professionals, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 19.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 10.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 29.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 10.8% Sales Workers, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 4.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 1.0% Labourers, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 7.1% Inadequately described or not stated, South Australia - Arts and Recreation Services  : 1.2% Managers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 11.6% Professionals, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 14.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 22.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 23.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 6.8% Sales Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 4.2% Labourers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 17.4%
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, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: -2 Professionals, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: +9 Technicians and Trades Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: +8 Community and Personal Service Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: -12 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: +3 Sales Workers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: 0 Labourers, Limestone Coast region - Arts and Recreation Services: +15
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 resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) in Limestone Coast region in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (44 people or 23.2%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (42 people or 22.1%)
  • Labourers (33 people or 17.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 119 people in total or 62.6% of the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services).

In comparison, South Australia employed 29.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers; 10.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 7.1% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) of the Limestone Coast region and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (22.1% compared to 10.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Labourers (17.4% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (23.2% compared to 29.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) employed as Professionals (14.7% compared to 19.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services)] in Limestone Coast region increased by 21 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the Limestone Coast region.

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