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Dromana - Safety Beach

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Dromana - Safety Beach in 2016 than any other occupation.

Dromana - Safety Beach'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 Dromana - Safety Beach'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
Dromana - Safety Beach - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
Managers
57713.014.143712.713.3+140
Professionals
76917.318.853815.618.2+231
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers84519.017.765418.918.7+191
Community and Personal Service Workers
50811.411.834810.110.4+160
Clerical and Administrative Workers
57212.812.045813.312.6+114
Sales Workers
50811.410.843512.610.9+74
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2164.94.11965.74.6+20
map this data in atlas.idLabourers4119.29.134810.19.2+63
Not stated or inadequately described
200.40.7381.12.0-18

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 14.1% Professionals, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 18.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 17.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 11.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 12.0% Sales Workers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 10.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.1% Labourers, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 9.1% Managers, Dromana - Safety Beach: 13.0% Professionals, Dromana - Safety Beach: 17.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: 19.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: 11.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: 12.8% Sales Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: 11.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Dromana - Safety Beach: 4.9% Labourers, Dromana - Safety Beach: 9.2%
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, Dromana - Safety Beach: +140 Professionals, Dromana - Safety Beach: +231 Technicians and Trades Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: +191 Community and Personal Service Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: +160 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: +114 Sales Workers, Dromana - Safety Beach: +74 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Dromana - Safety Beach: +20 Labourers, Dromana - Safety Beach: +63
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 Dromana - Safety Beach in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (845 people or 19.0%)
  • Professionals (769 people or 17.3%)
  • Managers (577 people or 13.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,191 people in total or 49.2% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Mornington Peninsula Shire employed 17.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 18.8% in Professionals; and 14.1% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Dromana - Safety Beach and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (19.0% compared to 17.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (17.3% compared to 18.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (13.0% compared to 14.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Dromana - Safety Beach increased by 1,000 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Dromana - Safety Beach were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+231 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+191 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+160 persons)
  • Managers (+140 persons)

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