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Narre Warren

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Narre Warren in 2016 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Narre Warren - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2011 to 2016
Managers
1,1608.910.21,0488.49.9+112
Professionals
1,78413.715.01,55212.513.8+232
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers2,23017.216.32,29918.517.2-69
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,36010.510.91,0578.58.7+303
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,94715.014.61,95415.816.1-7
Sales Workers
1,51211.610.31,37611.110.3+136
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1,2679.79.51,33110.710.2-64
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1,53311.811.31,39211.211.2+141
Not stated or inadequately described
740.60.83963.22.5-322

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, Narre Warren: 8.9% Professionals, Narre Warren: 13.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren: 17.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren: 10.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren: 15.0% Sales Workers, Narre Warren: 11.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren: 9.7% Labourers, Narre Warren: 11.8%
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, Narre Warren: +112 Professionals, Narre Warren: +232 Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren: -69 Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren: +303 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren: -7 Sales Workers, Narre Warren: +136 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren: -64 Labourers, Narre Warren: +141
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 Narre Warren in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (2,230 people or 17.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,947 people or 15.0%)
  • Professionals (1,784 people or 13.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 5,961 people in total or 45.9% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 16.3% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 14.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 15.0% 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 Sales Workers (11.6% compared to 10.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (8.9% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (13.7% compared to 15.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Narre Warren increased by 593 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+303 persons)
  • Professionals (+232 persons)
  • Labourers (+141 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+136 persons)

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