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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers technicians and trades workers in the Scenic Rim Regional 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 Scenic Rim Regional Council'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
Scenic Rim Regional Council 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Queensland%Number%Queensland%2011 to 2016
Managers2,56315.112.12,61916.212.0-56
Professionals2,42314.319.82,31314.318.9+110
Technicians and Trades Workers2,72916.114.32,65916.414.9+70
Community and Personal Service Workers1,87711.111.31,67410.410.0+203
Clerical and Administrative Workers2,05812.213.61,99312.314.7+65
Sales Workers1,3588.09.71,2667.89.8+92
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,3017.76.91,2687.87.3+33
Labourers2,38114.110.52,10613.010.6+275
Inadequately described or not stated2451.41.62671.71.8-22

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 : 12.1% Professionals, Queensland : 19.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Queensland : 14.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Queensland : 11.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Queensland : 13.6% Sales Workers, Queensland : 9.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Queensland : 6.9% Labourers, Queensland : 10.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Queensland : 1.6% Managers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 15.1% Professionals, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 14.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 16.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 11.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 12.2% Sales Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 8.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 7.7% Labourers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 14.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 1.4%
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, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: -56 Professionals, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +110 Technicians and Trades Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +70 Community and Personal Service Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +203 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +65 Sales Workers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +92 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +33 Labourers, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: +275 Inadequately described or not stated, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: -22
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 Scenic Rim Regional Council in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (2,729 people or 16.1%)
  • Managers (2,563 people or 15.1%)
  • Professionals (2,423 people or 14.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 7,715 people in total or 45.5% of the resident workers .

In comparison, Queensland employed 14.3% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 12.1% in Managers; and 19.8% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of the Scenic Rim Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (14.1% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Managers (15.1% compared to 12.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (16.1% compared to 14.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (14.3% compared to 19.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Scenic Rim Regional Council increased by 770 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in the Scenic Rim Regional Council were for those employed as:

  • Labourers (+275 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+203 people)
  • Professionals (+110 people)
  • Sales Workers (+92 people)

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