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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Other Services) technicians and trades workers in the Town of Victoria Park 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 Town of Victoria Park'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
Town of Victoria Park 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
Managers6711.08.0488.97.1+19
Professionals8614.18.86612.28.1+20
Technicians and Trades Workers20133.143.620437.847.3-3
Community and Personal Service Workers11619.115.57313.512.0+43
Clerical and Administrative Workers6410.510.76712.412.0-3
Sales Workers111.81.9112.01.60
Machinery Operators And Drivers91.52.0112.02.3-2
Labourers548.98.75610.49.1-2
Inadequately described or not stated----0.830.60.7--

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, Western Australia - Other Services  : 8.0% Professionals, Western Australia - Other Services  : 8.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 43.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 15.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 10.7% Sales Workers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 1.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 2.0% Labourers, Western Australia - Other Services  : 8.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Western Australia - Other Services  : 0.8% Managers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 11.0% Professionals, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 14.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 33.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 19.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 10.5% Sales Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 1.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 1.5% Labourers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 8.9%
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, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: +19 Professionals, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: +20 Technicians and Trades Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: -3 Community and Personal Service Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: +43 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: -3 Sales Workers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: 0 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: -2 Labourers, Town of Victoria Park - Other Services: -2
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 (Other Services) in Town of Victoria Park in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (201 people or 33.1%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (116 people or 19.1%)
  • Professionals (86 people or 14.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 403 people in total or 66.3% of the resident workers (Other Services).

In comparison, Western Australia employed 43.6% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 15.5% in Community and Personal Service Workers; and 8.8% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Other Services) of the Town of Victoria Park and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Other Services) employed as Professionals (14.1% compared to 8.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Other Services) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (19.1% compared to 15.5%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Other Services) employed as Managers (11.0% compared to 8.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Other Services) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (33.1% compared to 43.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Other Services)] in Town of Victoria Park increased by 69 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Other Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the Town of Victoria Park.

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