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Ardeer

Occupation of employment

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

Ardeer'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 Ardeer'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
Ardeer - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2011 to 2016
Managers
957.68.3535.07.8+42
Professionals
21717.314.515915.013.7+58
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers16613.213.914313.514.8+23
Community and Personal Service Workers
15312.210.611611.09.3+37
Clerical and Administrative Workers
15112.013.717716.715.1-26
Sales Workers
1058.410.0888.310.0+17
Machinery Operators And Drivers
15612.411.814814.012.0+8
map this data in atlas.idLabourers17814.214.814413.614.0+34
Not stated or inadequately described
151.21.3302.83.3-15

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, City of Brimbank: 8.3% Professionals, City of Brimbank: 14.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank: 13.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank: 10.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank: 13.7% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank: 10.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank: 11.8% Labourers, City of Brimbank: 14.8% Managers, Ardeer: 7.6% Professionals, Ardeer: 17.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Ardeer: 13.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Ardeer: 12.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Ardeer: 12.0% Sales Workers, Ardeer: 8.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Ardeer: 12.4% Labourers, Ardeer: 14.2%
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, Ardeer: +42 Professionals, Ardeer: +58 Technicians and Trades Workers, Ardeer: +23 Community and Personal Service Workers, Ardeer: +37 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Ardeer: -26 Sales Workers, Ardeer: +17 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Ardeer: +8 Labourers, Ardeer: +34
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 Ardeer in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (217 people or 17.3%)
  • Labourers (178 people or 14.2%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (166 people or 13.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 561 people in total or 44.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Brimbank employed 14.5% in Professionals; 14.8% in Labourers; and 13.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Ardeer and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (17.3% compared to 14.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (12.2% compared to 10.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (12.0% compared to 13.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (8.4% compared to 10.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Ardeer increased by 198 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Ardeer was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+58 persons)

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