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Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Deer Park in 2011 than any other occupation.

Deer Park'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 Deer Park'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
Deer Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
Managers
4486.67.83096.37.7+139
Professionals
84412.513.74048.311.8+440
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers97114.414.882917.015.4+143
Community and Personal Service Workers
73310.99.34188.67.7+315
Clerical and Administrative Workers
97114.415.170114.415.8+270
Sales Workers
5918.810.04549.310.5+137
Machinery Operators And Drivers
96614.312.073615.112.7+230
map this data in atlas.idLabourers93613.914.084817.415.3+88
Inadequately described
2884.33.31763.63.1+112

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 Brimbank: 7.8% Professionals, City of Brimbank: 13.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank: 14.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank: 9.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank: 15.1% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank: 10.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank: 12.0% Labourers, City of Brimbank: 14.0% Inadequately described, City of Brimbank: 3.3% Managers, Deer Park: 6.6% Professionals, Deer Park: 12.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Deer Park: 14.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Deer Park: 10.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Deer Park: 14.4% Sales Workers, Deer Park: 8.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Deer Park: 14.3% Labourers, Deer Park: 13.9% Inadequately described, Deer Park: 4.3%
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, Deer Park: +139 Professionals, Deer Park: +440 Technicians and Trades Workers, Deer Park: +143 Community and Personal Service Workers, Deer Park: +315 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Deer Park: +270 Sales Workers, Deer Park: +137 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Deer Park: +230 Labourers, Deer Park: +88 Inadequately described, Deer Park: +112
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 Deer Park in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (971 people or 14.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (971 people or 14.4%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (966 people or 14.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,908 people in total or 43.1% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Brimbank employed 14.8% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 15.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 12.0% in Machinery Operators And Drivers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (14.3% compared to 12.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (10.9% compared to 9.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (12.5% compared to 13.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (8.8% compared to 10.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Deer Park increased by 1,873 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Deer Park were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+440 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+315 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+270 persons)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+230 persons)