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Bay Street Activity Centre

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Bay Street Activity Centre in 2016 than any other occupation.

Bay Street 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 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Bay Street Activity Centre - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2011 to 2016
Managers
27122.322.419121.320.6+80
Professionals
45937.833.732236.033.2+137
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers665.46.9485.47.6+18
Community and Personal Service Workers
947.88.6637.17.9+31
Clerical and Administrative Workers
14912.312.811012.313.7+39
Sales Workers
1209.99.69210.310.0+28
Machinery Operators And Drivers
90.81.481.01.5+1
map this data in atlas.idLabourers282.33.1293.23.1-1
Not stated or inadequately described
30.30.5293.32.4-26

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, Bay Street Activity Centre: 22.3% Professionals, Bay Street Activity Centre: 37.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: 5.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: 7.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: 12.3% Sales Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: 9.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bay Street Activity Centre: 0.8% Labourers, Bay Street Activity Centre: 2.3%
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, Bay Street Activity Centre: +80 Professionals, Bay Street Activity Centre: +137 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: +18 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: +31 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: +39 Sales Workers, Bay Street Activity Centre: +28 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bay Street Activity Centre: +1 Labourers, Bay Street Activity Centre: -1
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 Bay Street Activity Centre in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (459 people or 37.8%)
  • Managers (271 people or 22.3%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (149 people or 12.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 879 people in total or 72.4% 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 differences between the jobs held by the population of Bay Street Activity Centre and City of Bayside were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (37.8% compared to 33.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (5.4% compared to 6.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bay Street Activity Centre increased by 320 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Bay Street Activity Centre were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+137 persons)
  • Managers (+80 persons)

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