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Berwick - Beaconsfield

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Berwick - Beaconsfield in 2011 than any other occupation.

Berwick - Beaconsfield'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 Berwick - Beaconsfield'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
Berwick - Beaconsfield - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Managers
3,04213.69.91,49114.310.1+1,551
Professionals
4,36719.513.81,77617.111.8+2,591
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers3,43115.317.21,62715.717.6+1,804
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,9658.88.77687.47.3+1,197
Clerical and Administrative Workers
3,87017.316.11,91718.416.3+1,953
Sales Workers
2,44910.910.31,33712.910.9+1,112
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1,1575.210.25525.311.2+604
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1,5567.011.27517.212.5+805
Inadequately described
5322.42.51731.72.3+359

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, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 13.6% Professionals, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 19.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 15.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 8.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 17.3% Sales Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 10.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 5.2% Labourers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 7.0% Inadequately described, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 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, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,551 Professionals, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +2,591 Technicians and Trades Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,804 Community and Personal Service Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,197 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,953 Sales Workers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,112 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +604 Labourers, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +805 Inadequately described, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +359
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 Berwick - Beaconsfield in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (4,367 people or 19.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (3,870 people or 17.3%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (3,431 people or 15.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 11,668 people in total or 52.2% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 13.8% in Professionals; 16.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 17.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Berwick - Beaconsfield and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (19.5% compared to 13.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (13.6% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (5.2% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.0% compared to 11.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Berwick - Beaconsfield increased by 11,976 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Berwick - Beaconsfield were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+2,591 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+1,953 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+1,804 persons)
  • Managers (+1,551 persons)