Scenic Rim Regional Council
Resident workers - Occupations of employment
There are more resident workers (Wholesale Trade) managers 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
|Resident workers occupations|
|Scenic Rim Regional Council||2016||2011||Change|
|Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||Queensland%||Number||%||Queensland%||2011 to 2016|
|Technicians and Trades Workers||47||10.5||10.0||60||10.1||9.6||-13||27000||P|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||--||--||0.5||--||--||0.3||--||28000||P|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||73||16.3||16.8||97||16.3||17.6||-24||29000||P|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||56||12.5||15.5||67||11.3||15.4||-11||31000||P|
|Inadequately described or not stated||6||1.3||0.9||7||1.2||1.2||-1||33000||P|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
An analysis of the jobs held by the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) in Scenic Rim Regional Council in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Managers (91 people or 20.4%)
- Sales Workers (91 people or 20.4%)
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (73 people or 16.3%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 255 people in total or 57.0% of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade).
In comparison, Queensland employed 19.0% in Managers; 19.2% in Sales Workers; and 16.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.
The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) of the Scenic Rim Regional Council and Queensland were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Labourers (12.5% compared to 7.3%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Managers (20.4% compared to 19.0%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Professionals (6.0% compared to 10.9%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (12.5% compared to 15.5%)
The number of people in the resident workers (Wholesale Trade)] in Scenic Rim Regional Council decreased by 147 between 2011 and 2016.
There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) between 2011 and 2016 in the Scenic Rim Regional Council.