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Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley

Employment status

1,893 people living in Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley in 2016 were employed, of which 57% worked full-time and 42% part-time.

Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley's employment statistics are an important indicator of socio-economic status. The levels of full or part-time employment, unemployment and labour force participation indicate the strength of the local economy and social characteristics of the population. Employment status is linked to a number of factors including Age Structure, which influences the number of people in the workforce; the economic base and employment opportunities available in the area and; the education and skill base of the population (Occupations, Industries, Qualifications).

Derived from the Census question:

'Last week did the person have a full time or part time job of any kind?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Employment status
Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley - Persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Employment statusNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2011 to 2016
Employed
1,89395.794.01,66598.095.6+228
Employed full-time
1,08354.852.497457.354.9+109
Employed part-time
78639.840.566138.939.3+125
Hours worked not stated
221.21.1301.81.4-7
map this data in atlas.idUnemployed (Unemployment rate)864.36.0332.04.4+52
Looking for full-time work
371.92.850.32.0+31
Looking for part-time work
482.53.2281.72.4+21

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Labour force status
Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20162011Change
Labour force statusNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal labour force (Participation rate)1,97968.761.61,69973.362.9+280
Not in the labour force
81728.434.459825.834.2+219
Labour force status not stated
792.84.0210.92.9+58

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Employment status, 2016
Employment status, 2016 Employed, City of Mitcham: 94.0% Employed full-time, City of Mitcham: 52.4% Employed part-time, City of Mitcham: 40.5% Hours worked not stated, City of Mitcham: 1.1% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), City of Mitcham: 6.0% Looking for full-time work, City of Mitcham: 2.8% Looking for part-time work, City of Mitcham: 3.2% Employed, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 95.7% Employed full-time, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 54.8% Employed part-time, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 39.8% Hours worked not stated, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 1.2% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 4.3% Looking for full-time work, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 1.9% Looking for part-time work, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 2.5%
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 employment status, 2011 to 2016
Change in employment status, 2011 to 2016 Employed, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +228 Employed full-time, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +109 Employed part-time, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +125 Hours worked not stated, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: -7 Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +52 Looking for full-time work, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +31 Looking for part-time work, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +21
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

The size of Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley's labour force in 2016 was 1,979, of which 786 were employed part-time and 1,083 were full time workers.

Analysis of the employment status (as a percentage of the labour force) in Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley in 2016 compared to the City of Mitcham shows that there was a higher proportion in employment, and a lower proportion unemployed. Overall, 95.7% of the labour force was employed (65.7% of the population aged 15+), and 4.3% unemployed (3.0% of the population aged 15+), compared with 94.0% and 6.0% respectively for the City of Mitcham.

The labour force participation rate refers to the proportion of the population aged 15 years and over that was employed or actively looking for work. "The labour force is a fundamental input to domestic production. Its size and composition are therefore crucial factors in economic growth. From the viewpoint of social development, earnings from paid work are a major influence on levels of economic well-being." (Australian Social Trends 1995).

Analysis of the labour force participation rate of the population in Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley in 2016 shows that there was a higher proportion in the labour force (68.7%) compared with the City of Mitcham (61.6%).

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people employed in Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley showed an increase of 228, and the number unemployed showed an increase of 53. In the same period, the number of people in the labour force showed an increase of 280 or 16.5%.

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