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Narre Warren South

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Narre Warren South in 2011 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?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Narre Warren South - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Managers
1,57111.39.91,46711.810.1+104
Professionals
1,89513.713.81,61713.011.8+278
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers2,28716.517.22,04416.517.6+243
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,1908.68.78626.97.3+327
Clerical and Administrative Workers
2,43417.616.12,19317.716.3+241
Sales Workers
1,50510.910.31,36711.010.9+138
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1,2739.210.21,27910.311.2-6
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1,3599.811.21,33410.812.5+25
Inadequately described
3372.42.52482.02.3+88

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 South: 11.3% Professionals, Narre Warren South: 13.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren South: 16.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren South: 8.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren South: 17.6% Sales Workers, Narre Warren South: 10.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren South: 9.2% Labourers, Narre Warren South: 9.8% Inadequately described, Narre Warren South: 2.4%
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 South: +104 Professionals, Narre Warren South: +278 Technicians and Trades Workers, Narre Warren South: +243 Community and Personal Service Workers, Narre Warren South: +327 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Narre Warren South: +241 Sales Workers, Narre Warren South: +138 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Narre Warren South: -6 Labourers, Narre Warren South: +25 Inadequately described, Narre Warren South: +88
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 South in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (2,434 people or 17.6%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (2,287 people or 16.5%)
  • Professionals (1,895 people or 13.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 6,616 people in total or 47.8% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 16.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 17.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 13.8% 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 Clerical and Administrative Workers (17.6% compared to 16.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (11.3% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (9.8% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (9.2% compared to 10.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Narre Warren South increased by 1,439 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+327 persons)
  • Professionals (+278 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+243 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+241 persons)