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Casey Foothills

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Casey Foothills in 2016 than any other occupation.

Casey Foothills'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 Casey Foothills'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
Casey Foothills - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2011 to 2016
Managers
90516.910.283716.99.9+68
Professionals
97318.215.081916.513.8+154
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers82115.316.381316.417.2+8
Community and Personal Service Workers
4348.110.93797.68.7+56
Clerical and Administrative Workers
93717.514.683316.816.1+104
Sales Workers
61211.410.351310.310.3+99
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2464.69.52565.210.2-10
map this data in atlas.idLabourers3536.611.33386.811.2+14
Not stated or inadequately described
310.60.81693.42.5-138

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 Casey: 10.2% Professionals, City of Casey: 15.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Casey: 16.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Casey: 10.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Casey: 14.6% Sales Workers, City of Casey: 10.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Casey: 9.5% Labourers, City of Casey: 11.3% Managers, Casey Foothills: 16.9% Professionals, Casey Foothills: 18.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Casey Foothills: 15.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Casey Foothills: 8.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Casey Foothills: 17.5% Sales Workers, Casey Foothills: 11.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Casey Foothills: 4.6% Labourers, Casey Foothills: 6.6%
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, Casey Foothills: +68 Professionals, Casey Foothills: +154 Technicians and Trades Workers, Casey Foothills: +8 Community and Personal Service Workers, Casey Foothills: +56 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Casey Foothills: +104 Sales Workers, Casey Foothills: +99 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Casey Foothills: -10 Labourers, Casey Foothills: +14
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 Casey Foothills in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (973 people or 18.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (937 people or 17.5%)
  • Managers (905 people or 16.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,815 people in total or 52.5% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 15.0% in Professionals; 14.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 10.2% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Casey Foothills and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (16.9% compared to 10.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (18.2% compared to 15.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (4.6% compared to 9.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (6.6% compared to 11.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Casey Foothills increased by 400 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Casey Foothills were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+154 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+104 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+99 persons)
  • Managers (+68 persons)

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