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Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Lyndhurst in 2011 than any other occupation.

Lyndhurst'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 Lyndhurst'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
Lyndhurst - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Managers
31911.79.94615.010.1+273
Professionals
58021.313.85417.611.8+526
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers39814.617.24314.017.6+355
Community and Personal Service Workers
2248.28.7175.57.3+207
Clerical and Administrative Workers
47917.616.15919.216.3+420
Sales Workers
2449.010.33110.110.9+213
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1957.210.2258.111.2+170
map this data in atlas.idLabourers2067.611.2227.212.5+184
Inadequately described
752.82.5103.32.3+65

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, Lyndhurst: 11.7% Professionals, Lyndhurst: 21.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Lyndhurst: 14.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Lyndhurst: 8.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Lyndhurst: 17.6% Sales Workers, Lyndhurst: 9.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Lyndhurst: 7.2% Labourers, Lyndhurst: 7.6% Inadequately described, Lyndhurst: 2.8%
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, Lyndhurst: +273 Professionals, Lyndhurst: +526 Technicians and Trades Workers, Lyndhurst: +355 Community and Personal Service Workers, Lyndhurst: +207 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Lyndhurst: +420 Sales Workers, Lyndhurst: +213 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Lyndhurst: +170 Labourers, Lyndhurst: +184 Inadequately described, Lyndhurst: +65
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 Lyndhurst in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (580 people or 21.3%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (479 people or 17.6%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (398 people or 14.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,457 people in total or 53.6% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 13.8% in Professionals; 16.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 17.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (21.3% compared to 13.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.6% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (7.2% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (14.6% compared to 17.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Lyndhurst increased by 2,413 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Professionals (+526 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+420 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+355 persons)
  • Managers (+273 persons)