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Deer Park District

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Deer Park District in 2011 than any other occupation.

Deer Park 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 Deer Park 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
Deer Park District - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
Managers
1,1597.47.87447.07.7+415
Professionals
2,28814.513.71,0529.911.8+1,236
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers2,20214.014.81,73916.415.4+463
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,4429.29.38498.07.7+593
Clerical and Administrative Workers
2,33714.915.11,55614.615.8+781
Sales Workers
1,3948.910.09919.310.5+403
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2,11913.512.01,52714.412.7+592
map this data in atlas.idLabourers2,16313.814.01,79316.915.3+370
Inadequately described
6254.03.33843.63.1+241

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 District: 7.4% Professionals, Deer Park District: 14.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Deer Park District: 14.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Deer Park District: 9.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Deer Park District: 14.9% Sales Workers, Deer Park District: 8.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Deer Park District: 13.5% Labourers, Deer Park District: 13.8% Inadequately described, Deer Park District: 4.0%
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 District: +415 Professionals, Deer Park District: +1,236 Technicians and Trades Workers, Deer Park District: +463 Community and Personal Service Workers, Deer Park District: +593 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Deer Park District: +781 Sales Workers, Deer Park District: +403 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Deer Park District: +592 Labourers, Deer Park District: +370 Inadequately described, Deer Park District: +241
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 District in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (2,337 people or 14.9%)
  • Professionals (2,288 people or 14.5%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (2,202 people or 14.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 6,827 people in total or 43.4% 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 Deer Park District and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (13.5% compared to 12.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (8.9% compared to 10.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Deer Park District increased by 5,094 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Professionals (+1,236 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+781 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+593 persons)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+592 persons)