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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more male resident workers (Manufacturing) managers in The Hills Shire 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 The Hills Shire'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
The Hills Shire - Males20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Managers1,11834.417.51,41333.916.2-295
Professionals59518.39.370116.88.9-106
Technicians and Trades Workers65320.130.394022.631.6-287
Community and Personal Service Workers290.90.6240.60.5+5
Clerical and Administrative Workers2086.44.22335.64.1-25
Sales Workers2146.63.73037.33.7-89
Machinery Operators And Drivers2186.716.52736.617.2-55
Labourers1825.616.72275.416.1-45
Inadequately described or not stated351.11.3521.21.7-17

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, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 17.5% Professionals, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 9.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 30.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 0.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 4.2% Sales Workers, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 3.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 16.5% Labourers, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 16.7% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales - Manufacturing male  : 1.3% Managers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 34.4% Professionals, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 18.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 20.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 0.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 6.4% Sales Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 6.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 6.7% Labourers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 5.6% Inadequately described or not stated, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: 1.1%
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, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -295 Professionals, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -106 Technicians and Trades Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -287 Community and Personal Service Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: +5 Clerical and Administrative Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -25 Sales Workers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -89 Machinery Operators And Drivers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -55 Labourers, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -45 Inadequately described or not stated, The Hills Shire - Manufacturing: -17
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 male resident workers (Manufacturing) in The Hills Shire in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Managers (1,118 people or 34.4%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (653 people or 20.1%)
  • Professionals (595 people or 18.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,366 people in total or 72.7% of the male resident workers (Manufacturing).

In comparison, New South Wales employed 17.5% in Managers; 30.3% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 9.3% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the male resident workers (Manufacturing) of The Hills Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) employed as Managers (34.4% compared to 17.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) employed as Labourers (5.6% compared to 16.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (20.1% compared to 30.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers (Manufacturing) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (6.7% compared to 16.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the male resident workers (Manufacturing)] in The Hills Shire decreased by 914 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the male resident workers (Manufacturing) between 2011 and 2016 in The Hills Shire were for those employed as:

  • Managers (-295 males)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-287 males)
  • Professionals (-106 males)
  • Sales Workers (-89 males)

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