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Bay Street Major Activity Centre

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Bay Street Major Activity Centre in 2011 than any other occupation.

Bay Street Major Activity Centre'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 Bay Street Major Activity Centre'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?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Bay Street Major Activity Centre - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
Managers
19821.520.618621.520.6+12
Professionals
33436.233.229233.832.1+42
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers515.57.6596.88.0-9
Community and Personal Service Workers
657.17.9566.57.2+9
Clerical and Administrative Workers
11312.213.712414.314.4-11
Sales Workers
9310.210.09811.310.4-4
Machinery Operators And Drivers
91.01.581.01.8+1
map this data in atlas.idLabourers293.13.1212.43.7+8
Inadequately described
303.22.4212.41.9+9

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Occupation of employment, 2011
Occupation of employment, 2011 Managers, City of Bayside: 20.6% Professionals, City of Bayside: 33.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Bayside: 7.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Bayside: 7.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Bayside: 13.7% Sales Workers, City of Bayside: 10.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Bayside: 1.5% Labourers, City of Bayside: 3.1% Inadequately described, City of Bayside: 2.4% Managers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 21.5% Professionals, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 36.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 5.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 7.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 12.2% Sales Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 1.0% Labourers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 3.1% Inadequately described, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 3.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011
Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011 Managers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +12 Professionals, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +42 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -9 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +9 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -11 Sales Workers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -4 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +1 Labourers, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +8 Inadequately described, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +9
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (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 Bay Street Major Activity Centre in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (334 people or 36.2%)
  • Managers (198 people or 21.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (113 people or 12.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 645 people in total or 70.0% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Bayside employed 33.2% in Professionals; 20.6% in Managers; and 13.7% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Bay Street Major Activity Centre and City of Bayside were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (36.2% compared to 33.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (5.5% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (12.2% compared to 13.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bay Street Major Activity Centre increased by 56 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Bay Street Major Activity Centre between 2006 and 2011.