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Keilor Park and District

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Keilor Park and District in 2016 than any other occupation.

Keilor Park and District'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 Keilor Park and District'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
Keilor Park and District - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2011 to 2016
Managers
11810.68.3998.67.8+19
Professionals
17816.114.517815.513.70
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers18917.113.920317.714.8-14
Community and Personal Service Workers
1079.710.611610.19.3-9
Clerical and Administrative Workers
20618.613.721518.715.1-9
Sales Workers
13111.810.012410.810.0+7
Machinery Operators And Drivers
756.811.8968.412.0-21
map this data in atlas.idLabourers928.314.81039.014.0-11
Not stated or inadequately described
50.51.3131.13.3-8

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, Keilor Park and District: 10.6% Professionals, Keilor Park and District: 16.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Keilor Park and District: 17.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Keilor Park and District: 9.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Keilor Park and District: 18.6% Sales Workers, Keilor Park and District: 11.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Keilor Park and District: 6.8% Labourers, Keilor Park and District: 8.3%
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, Keilor Park and District: +19 Professionals, Keilor Park and District: 0 Technicians and Trades Workers, Keilor Park and District: -14 Community and Personal Service Workers, Keilor Park and District: -9 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Keilor Park and District: -9 Sales Workers, Keilor Park and District: +7 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Keilor Park and District: -21 Labourers, Keilor Park and District: -11
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 Keilor Park and District in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (206 people or 18.6%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (189 people or 17.1%)
  • Professionals (178 people or 16.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 573 people in total or 51.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Brimbank employed 13.7% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 13.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 14.5% in Professionals.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (18.6% compared to 13.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (17.1% compared to 13.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.3% compared to 14.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (6.8% compared to 11.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Keilor Park and District decreased by 39 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Keilor Park and District between 2011 and 2016.

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