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Eyensbury Township

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Eyensbury Township in 2011 than any other occupation.

Eyensbury Township'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 Eyensbury Township'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
Eyensbury Township - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
Managers
6315.99.7----9.5--
Professionals
8621.814.1----12.6--
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers6315.916.1----17.0--
Community and Personal Service Workers
287.29.5----8.5--
Clerical and Administrative Workers
6516.416.9----17.6--
Sales Workers
287.010.2----10.1--
Machinery Operators And Drivers
246.110.7----11.1--
map this data in atlas.idLabourers287.010.3----11.2--
Inadequately described
102.62.5----2.3--

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 Melton: 9.7% Professionals, City of Melton: 14.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Melton: 16.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Melton: 9.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Melton: 16.9% Sales Workers, City of Melton: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Melton: 10.7% Labourers, City of Melton: 10.3% Inadequately described, City of Melton: 2.5% Managers, Eyensbury Township: 15.9% Professionals, Eyensbury Township: 21.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Eyensbury Township: 15.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Eyensbury Township: 7.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Eyensbury Township: 16.4% Sales Workers, Eyensbury Township: 7.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Eyensbury Township: 6.1% Labourers, Eyensbury Township: 7.0% Inadequately described, Eyensbury Township: 2.6%
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
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 Eyensbury Township in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (86 people or 21.8%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (65 people or 16.4%)
  • Managers (63 people or 15.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 214 people in total or 54.1% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Melton employed 14.1% in Professionals; 16.9% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 9.7% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Eyensbury Township and City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (21.8% compared to 14.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (15.9% compared to 9.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (6.1% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.0% compared to 10.3%)

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