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Cooee Bay & Taranganba

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Cooee Bay & Taranganba in 2016 than any other occupation.

Cooee Bay & Taranganba's occupation statistics quantify the occupations in which the residents work (which may be within the residing area or elsewhere). This will be influenced by the economic base and employment opportunities available in the area, education levels, and the working and social aspirations of the population. When viewed with other indicators, such as Educational Qualifications and Individual Income, Occupation is a key measure for evaluating Cooee Bay & Taranganba's socio-economic status and skill base.

Derived from the two Census questions:

'In the main job held last week, what was the person's occupation?' and 'What are the main tasks that the person himself/herself usually performs in that occupation?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Cooee Bay & Taranganba - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%Livingstone Shire Council area %Number%Livingstone Shire Council area %2011 to 2016
Managers
16410.111.718811.512.4-23
Professionals
30318.615.527416.815.6+29
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers29918.418.227516.917.9+23
Community and Personal Service Workers
19512.011.41609.89.6+35
Clerical and Administrative Workers
18811.612.620212.412.9-14
Sales Workers
17210.69.017110.59.0+1
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1509.310.217310.710.8-23
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1428.89.916510.19.9-22
Not stated or inadequately described
30.20.7181.11.9-15

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Occupation of employment, 2016
Occupation of employment, 2016 Managers, Livingstone Shire Council area: 11.7% Professionals, Livingstone Shire Council area: 15.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Livingstone Shire Council area: 18.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Livingstone Shire Council area: 11.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Livingstone Shire Council area: 12.6% Sales Workers, Livingstone Shire Council area: 9.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Livingstone Shire Council area: 10.2% Labourers, Livingstone Shire Council area: 9.9% Managers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 10.1% Professionals, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 18.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 18.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 12.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 11.6% Sales Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 10.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 9.3% Labourers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: 8.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: -23 Professionals, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: +29 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: +23 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: +35 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: -14 Sales Workers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: +1 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: -23 Labourers, Cooee Bay & Taranganba: -22
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the resident population in Cooee Bay & Taranganba in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (303 people or 18.6%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (299 people or 18.4%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (195 people or 12.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 797 people in total or 49.0% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Livingstone Shire Council area employed 15.5% in Professionals; 18.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 11.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Cooee Bay & Taranganba and Livingstone Shire Council area were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (18.6% compared to 15.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (10.6% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (10.1% compared to 11.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.8% compared to 9.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cooee Bay & Taranganba decreased by 4 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Cooee Bay & Taranganba between 2011 and 2016.

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