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Taylors Lakes - Calder Park

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Taylors Lakes - Calder Park in 2011 than any other occupation.

Taylors Lakes - Calder 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 Taylors Lakes - Calder 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
Taylors Lakes - Calder Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
Managers
1,00511.87.898311.97.7+22
Professionals
1,29215.113.71,17614.311.8+116
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers1,26714.814.81,29715.715.4-30
Community and Personal Service Workers
6657.89.35176.37.7+148
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,56618.415.11,55118.815.8+15
Sales Workers
1,18013.810.01,09013.210.5+91
Machinery Operators And Drivers
6327.412.06598.012.7-27
map this data in atlas.idLabourers6828.014.07739.415.3-91
Inadequately described
2442.93.31932.33.1+52

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, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 11.8% Professionals, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 15.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 14.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 7.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 18.4% Sales Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 13.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 7.4% Labourers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 8.0% Inadequately described, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 2.9%
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, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: +22 Professionals, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: +116 Technicians and Trades Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: -30 Community and Personal Service Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: +148 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: +15 Sales Workers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: +91 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: -27 Labourers, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: -91 Inadequately described, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: +52
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 Taylors Lakes - Calder Park in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,566 people or 18.4%)
  • Professionals (1,292 people or 15.1%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,267 people or 14.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,125 people in total or 48.3% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Brimbank employed 15.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 13.7% in Professionals; and 14.8% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Taylors Lakes - Calder Park and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (11.8% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (13.8% compared to 10.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.0% compared to 14.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (7.4% compared to 12.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Taylors Lakes - Calder Park increased by 296 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Taylors Lakes - Calder Park were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+148 persons)
  • Professionals (+116 persons)
  • Labourers (-91 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+91 persons)