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Cranbourne South

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Cranbourne South in 2011 than any other occupation.

Cranbourne South'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 Cranbourne South'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
Cranbourne South - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Managers
12213.69.913715.610.1-15
Professionals
10611.813.89811.211.8+8
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers18821.017.216819.217.6+20
Community and Personal Service Workers
616.88.7465.27.3+15
Clerical and Administrative Workers
15417.216.116218.516.3-8
Sales Workers
9810.910.3869.810.9+12
Machinery Operators And Drivers
717.910.2667.511.2+5
map this data in atlas.idLabourers788.711.29110.412.5-13
Inadequately described
171.92.5232.62.3-6

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 Casey: 9.9% Professionals, City of Casey: 13.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Casey: 17.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Casey: 8.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Casey: 16.1% Sales Workers, City of Casey: 10.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Casey: 10.2% Labourers, City of Casey: 11.2% Inadequately described, City of Casey: 2.5% Managers, Cranbourne South: 13.6% Professionals, Cranbourne South: 11.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cranbourne South: 21.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cranbourne South: 6.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cranbourne South: 17.2% Sales Workers, Cranbourne South: 10.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cranbourne South: 7.9% Labourers, Cranbourne South: 8.7% Inadequately described, Cranbourne South: 1.9%
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, Cranbourne South: -15 Professionals, Cranbourne South: +8 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cranbourne South: +20 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cranbourne South: +15 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cranbourne South: -8 Sales Workers, Cranbourne South: +12 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cranbourne South: +5 Labourers, Cranbourne South: -13 Inadequately described, Cranbourne South: -6
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 Cranbourne South in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (188 people or 21.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (154 people or 17.2%)
  • Managers (122 people or 13.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 464 people in total or 51.8% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 17.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 16.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 9.9% in Managers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (21.0% compared to 17.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (13.6% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.7% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (7.9% compared to 10.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cranbourne South increased by 18 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Cranbourne South between 2006 and 2011.