RDA Yorke and Mid North RegionEconomic profile
Skip to content

Regional Council of Goyder

Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers managers in Regional Council of Goyder 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

Did you know? By clicking/tapping on a data row in the table you will be able to see sub categories.
Resident workers occupations
Regional Council of Goyder 20162011Change
Occupations
(Click rows to view sub-categories)
Number%South Australia%Number%South Australia%2011 to 2016
Managers47027.612.653230.212.6-62
Professionals1569.220.31407.919.6+16
Technicians and Trades Workers21712.813.423513.314.1-18
Community and Personal Service Workers1327.812.01478.310.5-15
Clerical and Administrative Workers1518.913.31428.014.4+9
Sales Workers1015.99.61196.79.6-18
Machinery Operators And Drivers1408.26.11156.56.4+25
Labourers29217.211.130817.511.1-16
Inadequately described or not stated422.51.5261.51.6+16

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, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 27.6% Professionals, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 9.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 12.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 7.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 8.9% Sales Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 5.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 8.2% Labourers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 17.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: 2.5%
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, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: -62 Professionals, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: +16 Technicians and Trades Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: -18 Community and Personal Service Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: -15 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: +9 Sales Workers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: -18 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: +25 Labourers, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: -16 Inadequately described or not stated, Regional Council of Goyder - All industries: +16
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 Regional Council of Goyder in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (470 people or 27.6%)
  • Labourers (292 people or 17.2%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (217 people or 12.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 979 people in total or 57.5% of the resident workers .

In comparison, South Australia employed 12.6% in Managers; 11.1% in Labourers; and 13.4% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of Regional Council of Goyder and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Managers (27.6% compared to 12.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (17.2% compared to 11.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (9.2% compared to 20.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (8.9% compared to 13.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Regional Council of Goyder decreased by 63 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of the resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in Regional Council of Goyder was for those employed as:

  • Managers (-62 people)

To continue building your economic story go to...

v19.08.22-1.0.0