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Langwarrin South

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Langwarrin South in 2011 than any other occupation.

Langwarrin 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 Langwarrin 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
Langwarrin South - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
Managers
8514.210.39318.610.4-8
Professionals
8914.915.56613.213.8+23
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers11419.118.010521.017.9+9
Community and Personal Service Workers
355.99.9387.69.0-3
Clerical and Administrative Workers
10517.615.38817.615.5+17
Sales Workers
569.411.2428.411.9+14
Machinery Operators And Drivers
254.27.4265.28.2-1
map this data in atlas.idLabourers6911.510.1397.811.4+30
Inadequately described
203.32.230.61.9+17

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, Frankston City: 10.3% Professionals, Frankston City: 15.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Frankston City: 18.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Frankston City: 9.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Frankston City: 15.3% Sales Workers, Frankston City: 11.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Frankston City: 7.4% Labourers, Frankston City: 10.1% Inadequately described, Frankston City: 2.2% Managers, Langwarrin South: 14.2% Professionals, Langwarrin South: 14.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Langwarrin South: 19.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Langwarrin South: 5.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Langwarrin South: 17.6% Sales Workers, Langwarrin South: 9.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Langwarrin South: 4.2% Labourers, Langwarrin South: 11.5% Inadequately described, Langwarrin South: 3.3%
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, Langwarrin South: -8 Professionals, Langwarrin South: +23 Technicians and Trades Workers, Langwarrin South: +9 Community and Personal Service Workers, Langwarrin South: -3 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Langwarrin South: +17 Sales Workers, Langwarrin South: +14 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Langwarrin South: -1 Labourers, Langwarrin South: +30 Inadequately described, Langwarrin South: +17
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 Langwarrin South in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (114 people or 19.1%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (105 people or 17.6%)
  • Professionals (89 people or 14.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 308 people in total or 51.5% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Frankston City employed 18.0% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 15.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 15.5% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Langwarrin South and Frankston City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (14.2% compared to 10.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (17.6% compared to 15.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (5.9% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (4.2% compared to 7.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Langwarrin South increased by 98 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Langwarrin South between 2006 and 2011.