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Bittern - Crib Point

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Bittern - Crib Point in 2011 than any other occupation.

Bittern - Crib Point'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 Bittern - Crib Point'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?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Bittern - Crib Point - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Managers
3019.813.32809.813.3+20
Professionals
36912.018.235612.517.2+12
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers70723.018.759420.818.6+113
Community and Personal Service Workers
33710.910.429310.210.1+44
Clerical and Administrative Workers
37112.012.629610.312.8+75
Sales Workers
32410.510.929310.211.3+32
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2397.74.628810.15.0-50
map this data in atlas.idLabourers39412.89.241914.79.9-25
Inadequately described
391.32.0421.51.8-3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Occupation of employment, 2011
Occupation of employment, 2011 Managers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 13.3% Professionals, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 18.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 18.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 10.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 12.6% Sales Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 10.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.6% Labourers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 9.2% Inadequately described, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.0% Managers, Bittern - Crib Point: 9.8% Professionals, Bittern - Crib Point: 12.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: 23.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: 10.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: 12.0% Sales Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: 10.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bittern - Crib Point: 7.7% Labourers, Bittern - Crib Point: 12.8% Inadequately described, Bittern - Crib Point: 1.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011
Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011 Managers, Bittern - Crib Point: +20 Professionals, Bittern - Crib Point: +12 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: +113 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: +44 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: +75 Sales Workers, Bittern - Crib Point: +32 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bittern - Crib Point: -50 Labourers, Bittern - Crib Point: -25 Inadequately described, Bittern - Crib Point: -3
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (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 Bittern - Crib Point in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (707 people or 23.0%)
  • Labourers (394 people or 12.8%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (371 people or 12.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,472 people in total or 47.8% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Mornington Peninsula Shire employed 18.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 9.2% in Labourers; and 12.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Bittern - Crib Point and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (23.0% compared to 18.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (12.8% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (12.0% compared to 18.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (9.8% compared to 13.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bittern - Crib Point increased by 219 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Bittern - Crib Point were for those employed as:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+113 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+75 persons)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (-50 persons)