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Narre Warren

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Narre Warren in 2011 than any other occupation.

Narre Warren'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 Narre Warren'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
Narre Warren - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Managers
1,0488.49.91,0788.910.1-30
Professionals
1,55212.513.81,33711.011.8+215
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers2,29918.517.22,27218.717.6+27
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,0578.58.79477.87.3+110
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,95415.816.11,99916.416.3-45
Sales Workers
1,37611.110.31,40711.610.9-31
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1,33110.710.21,32710.911.2+4
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1,39211.211.21,50712.412.5-115
Inadequately described
3963.22.52832.32.3+113

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, Narre Warren: 8.4% Professionals, Narre Warren: 12.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren: 18.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren: 8.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren: 15.8% Sales Workers, Narre Warren: 11.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren: 10.7% Labourers, Narre Warren: 11.2% Inadequately described, Narre Warren: 3.2%
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, Narre Warren: -30 Professionals, Narre Warren: +215 Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren: +27 Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren: +110 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren: -45 Sales Workers, Narre Warren: -31 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren: +4 Labourers, Narre Warren: -115 Inadequately described, Narre Warren: +113
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 Narre Warren in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (2,299 people or 18.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,954 people or 15.8%)
  • Professionals (1,552 people or 12.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 5,805 people in total or 46.8% 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 13.8% in Professionals.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (18.5% compared to 17.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (8.4% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (12.5% compared to 13.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Narre Warren increased by 248 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Professionals (+215 persons)
  • Labourers (-115 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+110 persons)