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Daw Park

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Daw Park in 2016 than any other occupation.

Daw Park'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 Daw Park'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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Daw Park - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2011 to 2016
Managers
13710.813.712710.813.5+10
Professionals
32125.333.835029.933.1-29
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers17013.410.013511.510.3+35
Community and Personal Service Workers
16813.310.911710.09.7+51
Clerical and Administrative Workers
16613.113.220117.214.3-35
Sales Workers
12910.28.5958.19.0+34
Machinery Operators And Drivers
433.42.2383.22.4+5
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1118.86.5988.46.4+13
Not stated or inadequately described
80.60.3110.91.3-3

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

Occupation of employment, 2016
Occupation of employment, 2016 Managers, City of Mitcham: 13.7% Professionals, City of Mitcham: 33.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mitcham: 10.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mitcham: 10.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mitcham: 13.2% Sales Workers, City of Mitcham: 8.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mitcham: 2.2% Labourers, City of Mitcham: 6.5% Managers, Daw Park: 10.8% Professionals, Daw Park: 25.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Daw Park: 13.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Daw Park: 13.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Daw Park: 13.1% Sales Workers, Daw Park: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Daw Park: 3.4% Labourers, Daw Park: 8.8%
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 occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Daw Park: +10 Professionals, Daw Park: -29 Technicians and Trades Workers, Daw Park: +35 Community and Personal Service Workers, Daw Park: +51 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Daw Park: -35 Sales Workers, Daw Park: +34 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Daw Park: +5 Labourers, Daw Park: +13
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

An analysis of the jobs held by the resident population in Daw Park in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (321 people or 25.3%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (170 people or 13.4%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (168 people or 13.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 659 people in total or 52.0% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Mitcham employed 33.8% in Professionals; 10.0% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 10.9% in Community and Personal Service Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Daw Park and the City of Mitcham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (13.4% compared to 10.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (13.3% compared to 10.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (25.3% compared to 33.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (10.8% compared to 13.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Daw Park increased by 95 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Daw Park was for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+51 persons)

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