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Chadstone

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Chadstone in 2016 than any other occupation.

Chadstone'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 Chadstone'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
Chadstone - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Monash %Number%City of Monash %2011 to 2016
Managers
54513.113.743611.312.6+109
Professionals
1,21229.230.498125.528.8+231
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers50412.210.448912.711.4+15
Community and Personal Service Workers
3668.89.03569.38.3+10
Clerical and Administrative Workers
59914.414.255414.415.7+45
Sales Workers
42210.210.140910.610.1+13
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1623.93.61874.94.0-25
map this data in atlas.idLabourers2726.66.93238.47.0-51
Not stated or inadequately described
401.00.81082.82.1-68

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 Monash: 13.7% Professionals, City of Monash: 30.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Monash: 10.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Monash: 9.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Monash: 14.2% Sales Workers, City of Monash: 10.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Monash: 3.6% Labourers, City of Monash: 6.9% Managers, Chadstone: 13.1% Professionals, Chadstone: 29.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Chadstone: 12.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Chadstone: 8.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Chadstone: 14.4% Sales Workers, Chadstone: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Chadstone: 3.9% Labourers, Chadstone: 6.6%
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, Chadstone: +109 Professionals, Chadstone: +231 Technicians and Trades Workers, Chadstone: +15 Community and Personal Service Workers, Chadstone: +10 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Chadstone: +45 Sales Workers, Chadstone: +13 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Chadstone: -25 Labourers, Chadstone: -51
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 Chadstone in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,212 people or 29.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (599 people or 14.4%)
  • Managers (545 people or 13.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,356 people in total or 56.8% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Monash employed 30.4% in Professionals; 14.2% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 13.7% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Chadstone and City of Monash were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (12.2% compared to 10.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (29.2% compared to 30.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Chadstone increased by 304 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Chadstone were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+231 persons)
  • Managers (+109 persons)
  • Labourers (-51 persons)

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