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Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Hampton in 2016 than any other occupation.

Hampton'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 Hampton'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
Hampton - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2011 to 2016
Managers
1,52624.122.41,27121.520.6+255
Professionals
2,14333.833.72,00534.033.2+138
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers4206.66.94076.97.6+12
Community and Personal Service Workers
5909.38.64998.57.9+91
Clerical and Administrative Workers
78512.412.880513.613.7-20
Sales Workers
5729.09.65429.210.0+29
Machinery Operators And Drivers
520.81.4711.21.5-19
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1883.03.11552.63.1+33
Not stated or inadequately described
150.20.51462.52.4-131

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, City of Bayside: 22.4% Professionals, City of Bayside: 33.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Bayside: 6.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Bayside: 8.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Bayside: 12.8% Sales Workers, City of Bayside: 9.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Bayside: 1.4% Labourers, City of Bayside: 3.1% Managers, Hampton: 24.1% Professionals, Hampton: 33.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Hampton: 6.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Hampton: 9.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Hampton: 12.4% Sales Workers, Hampton: 9.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Hampton: 0.8% Labourers, Hampton: 3.0%
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, Hampton: +255 Professionals, Hampton: +138 Technicians and Trades Workers, Hampton: +12 Community and Personal Service Workers, Hampton: +91 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Hampton: -20 Sales Workers, Hampton: +29 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Hampton: -19 Labourers, Hampton: +33
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 Hampton in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (2,143 people or 33.8%)
  • Managers (1,526 people or 24.1%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (785 people or 12.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,454 people in total or 70.3% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Bayside employed 33.7% in Professionals; 22.4% in Managers; and 12.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major difference between the jobs held by the population of Hampton and City of Bayside was:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (24.1% compared to 22.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Hampton increased by 433 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Hampton were for those employed as:

  • Managers (+255 persons)
  • Professionals (+138 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+91 persons)

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