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Narre Warren South

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Narre Warren South in 2016 than any other occupation.

Narre Warren 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 Narre Warren 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Narre Warren South - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2011 to 2016
Managers
1,54110.710.21,57111.39.9-30
Professionals
2,14514.915.01,89413.713.8+250
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers2,34016.216.32,28616.517.2+53
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,54110.710.91,1898.68.7+351
Clerical and Administrative Workers
2,25215.614.62,43317.616.1-181
Sales Workers
1,64111.410.31,50510.910.3+136
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1,2608.79.51,2729.210.2-13
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1,47110.211.31,3599.811.2+112
Not stated or inadequately described
1020.70.83362.42.5-234

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 South: 10.7% Professionals, Narre Warren South: 14.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren South: 16.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren South: 10.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren South: 15.6% Sales Workers, Narre Warren South: 11.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren South: 8.7% Labourers, Narre Warren South: 10.2%
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 South: -30 Professionals, Narre Warren South: +250 Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren South: +53 Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren South: +351 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren South: -181 Sales Workers, Narre Warren South: +136 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren South: -13 Labourers, Narre Warren South: +112
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 South in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (2,340 people or 16.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (2,252 people or 15.6%)
  • Professionals (2,145 people or 14.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 6,737 people in total or 46.8% 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 South and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (11.4% compared to 10.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (15.6% compared to 14.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (10.2% compared to 11.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Narre Warren South increased by 554 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+351 persons)
  • Professionals (+250 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-181 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+136 persons)

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