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Keilor Park and District

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Keilor Park and District in 2011 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?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Keilor Park and District - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
Managers
998.67.81189.37.7-19
Professionals
17815.513.717113.411.8+7
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers20317.714.821817.115.4-15
Community and Personal Service Workers
11610.19.3937.37.7+23
Clerical and Administrative Workers
21518.715.124319.115.8-28
Sales Workers
12410.810.016312.810.5-39
Machinery Operators And Drivers
968.412.01088.512.7-12
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1039.014.01259.815.3-22
Inadequately described
131.13.3352.73.1-22

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, Keilor Park and District: 8.6% Professionals, Keilor Park and District: 15.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Keilor Park and District: 17.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Keilor Park and District: 10.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Keilor Park and District: 18.7% Sales Workers, Keilor Park and District: 10.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Keilor Park and District: 8.4% Labourers, Keilor Park and District: 9.0% Inadequately described, Keilor Park and District: 1.1%
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, Keilor Park and District: -19 Professionals, Keilor Park and District: +7 Technicians and Trades Workers, Keilor Park and District: -15 Community and Personal Service Workers, Keilor Park and District: +23 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Keilor Park and District: -28 Sales Workers, Keilor Park and District: -39 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Keilor Park and District: -12 Labourers, Keilor Park and District: -22 Inadequately described, Keilor Park and District: -22
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 Keilor Park and District in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (215 people or 18.7%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (203 people or 17.7%)
  • Professionals (178 people or 15.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 596 people in total or 52.0% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Brimbank employed 15.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 14.8% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 13.7% 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 (18.7% compared to 15.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (17.7% compared to 14.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (9.0% compared to 14.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (8.4% compared to 12.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Keilor Park and District decreased by 127 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Keilor Park and District between 2006 and 2011.