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Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck

Employment status

8,155 people living in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2016 were employed, of which 52% worked full-time and 46% part-time.

Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck'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
Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck - Persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Employment statusNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
Employed
8,15594.295.17,48394.995.5+671
Employed full-time
4,20648.653.54,03151.154.7+175
Employed part-time
3,76843.539.83,33342.338.6+435
Hours worked not stated
1792.11.81181.52.2+61
map this data in atlas.idUnemployed (Unemployment rate)5025.84.94045.14.5+98
Looking for full-time work
2703.12.62373.02.5+33
Looking for part-time work
2312.72.31672.12.0+65

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

Labour force status
Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20162011Change
Labour force statusNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal labour force (Participation rate)8,65745.455.47,88744.656.4+770
Not in the labour force
8,99247.138.58,64848.938.1+344
Labour force status not stated
1,3687.26.11,1326.45.5+236

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 95.1% Employed full-time, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 53.5% Employed part-time, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 39.8% Hours worked not stated, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.8% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.9% Looking for full-time work, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.6% Looking for part-time work, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.3% Employed, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 94.2% Employed full-time, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 48.6% Employed part-time, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 43.5% Hours worked not stated, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 2.1% Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 5.8% Looking for full-time work, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 3.1% Looking for part-time work, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 2.7%
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, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +671 Employed full-time, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +175 Employed part-time, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +435 Hours worked not stated, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +61 Unemployed (Unemployment rate), Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +98 Looking for full-time work, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +33 Looking for part-time work, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +65
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 Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck's labour force in 2016 was 8,657, of which 3,768 were employed part-time and 4,206 were full time workers.

Analysis of the employment status (as a percentage of the labour force) in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2016 compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire shows that there was a lower proportion in employment, and a higher proportion unemployed. Overall, 94.2% of the labour force was employed (42.8% of the population aged 15+), and 5.8% unemployed (2.6% of the population aged 15+), compared with 95.1% and 4.9% respectively for Mornington Peninsula Shire.

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 Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2016 shows that there was a lower proportion in the labour force (45.4%) compared with Mornington Peninsula Shire (55.4%).

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people employed in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck showed an increase of 672, and the number unemployed showed an increase of 98. In the same period, the number of people in the labour force showed an increase of 770 or 9.8%.

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