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Lyndhurst

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Lyndhurst in 2016 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Lyndhurst - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2011 to 2016
Managers
41012.310.231911.79.9+91
Professionals
74822.415.058021.313.8+168
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers43413.016.339814.617.2+36
Community and Personal Service Workers
3119.310.92248.28.7+87
Clerical and Administrative Workers
50315.114.647917.616.1+24
Sales Workers
3069.210.32449.010.3+62
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2758.39.51957.210.2+80
map this data in atlas.idLabourers2908.711.32067.611.2+84
Not stated or inadequately described
260.80.8752.82.5-49

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, Lyndhurst: 12.3% Professionals, Lyndhurst: 22.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Lyndhurst: 13.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Lyndhurst: 9.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Lyndhurst: 15.1% Sales Workers, Lyndhurst: 9.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Lyndhurst: 8.3% Labourers, Lyndhurst: 8.7%
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, Lyndhurst: +91 Professionals, Lyndhurst: +168 Technicians and Trades Workers, Lyndhurst: +36 Community and Personal Service Workers, Lyndhurst: +87 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Lyndhurst: +24 Sales Workers, Lyndhurst: +62 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Lyndhurst: +80 Labourers, Lyndhurst: +84
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 Lyndhurst in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (748 people or 22.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (503 people or 15.1%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (434 people or 13.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,685 people in total or 50.6% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 15.0% in Professionals; 14.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 16.3% 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 (22.4% compared to 15.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (12.3% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (13.0% compared to 16.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.7% compared to 11.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Lyndhurst increased by 613 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+168 persons)
  • Managers (+91 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+87 persons)
  • Labourers (+84 persons)

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