Industry growth due to local factors was strongest in the wholesale trade industry with 49 jobs created between 1996 and 2001. Other industries experiencing moderate local growth include cultural and recreational services, retail trade and electricity, gas and water supply.
EMPLOYMENT BY OCCUPATION
Employment in the Junee Shire is concentrated in managers and administrators occupations as well as intermediate clerical sales and service occupations.
The prevalence of these occupations is attributable to the high number of farmers and small business owners who are classified as managers.
Males are mostly employed as managers and production and transport workers while females tend to be employed in clerical, professional or managerial occupations.