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Niddrie

Occupation of employment

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

Niddrie'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 Niddrie'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
Niddrie - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2011 to 2016
Managers
42614.915.032713.313.9+99
Professionals
68624.029.359524.327.8+91
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers35212.310.233813.811.1+14
Community and Personal Service Workers
2649.29.52068.48.6+58
Clerical and Administrative Workers
48817.115.444318.117.1+45
Sales Workers
28710.09.624510.09.6+42
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1154.03.6974.03.9+18
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1615.65.71506.15.9+11
Not stated or inadequately described
250.90.7502.02.3-25

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 Moonee Valley: 15.0% Professionals, City of Moonee Valley: 29.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 10.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 9.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 15.4% Sales Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 9.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Moonee Valley: 3.6% Labourers, City of Moonee Valley: 5.7% Managers, Niddrie: 14.9% Professionals, Niddrie: 24.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Niddrie: 12.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Niddrie: 9.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Niddrie: 17.1% Sales Workers, Niddrie: 10.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Niddrie: 4.0% Labourers, Niddrie: 5.6%
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, Niddrie: +99 Professionals, Niddrie: +91 Technicians and Trades Workers, Niddrie: +14 Community and Personal Service Workers, Niddrie: +58 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Niddrie: +45 Sales Workers, Niddrie: +42 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Niddrie: +18 Labourers, Niddrie: +11
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 Niddrie in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (686 people or 24.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (488 people or 17.1%)
  • Managers (426 people or 14.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,600 people in total or 55.9% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Moonee Valley employed 29.3% in Professionals; 15.4% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 15.0% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Niddrie and the City of Moonee Valley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (12.3% compared to 10.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (17.1% compared to 15.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (24.0% compared to 29.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Niddrie increased by 409 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Managers (+99 persons)
  • Professionals (+91 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+58 persons)

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