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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers managers in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council 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 Yorke and Mid North 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
Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%South Australia%Number%South Australia%2011 to 2016
Managers86320.812.694822.512.6-85
Professionals61314.820.364415.319.6-31
Technicians and Trades Workers55513.413.458713.914.1-32
Community and Personal Service Workers3879.312.03368.010.5+51
Clerical and Administrative Workers46011.113.347011.114.4-10
Sales Workers3328.09.63187.59.6+14
Machinery Operators And Drivers2706.56.12435.86.4+27
Labourers61814.911.162114.711.1-3
Inadequately described or not stated491.21.5551.31.6-6

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, South Australia : 12.6% Professionals, South Australia : 20.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, South Australia : 13.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, South Australia : 12.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, South Australia : 13.3% Sales Workers, South Australia : 9.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, South Australia : 6.1% Labourers, South Australia : 11.1% Inadequately described or not stated, South Australia : 1.5% Managers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 20.8% Professionals, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 14.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 13.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 9.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 11.1% Sales Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 8.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 6.5% Labourers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 14.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: 1.2%
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, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: -85 Professionals, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: -31 Technicians and Trades Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: -32 Community and Personal Service Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: +51 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: -10 Sales Workers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: +14 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: +27 Labourers, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: -3 Inadequately described or not stated, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council - All industries: -6
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 in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (863 people or 20.8%)
  • Labourers (618 people or 14.9%)
  • Professionals (613 people or 14.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,094 people in total or 50.5% of the resident workers .

In comparison, South Australia employed 12.6% in Managers; 11.1% in Labourers; and 20.3% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Managers (20.8% compared to 12.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (14.9% compared to 11.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (14.8% compared to 20.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (9.3% compared to 12.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council decreased by 75 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council were for those employed as:

  • Managers (-85 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+51 people)

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