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Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo in 2011 than any other occupation.

Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo'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 Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo'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
Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Managers
14020.913.314121.113.3-1
Professionals
17125.518.218127.217.2-11
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers11316.818.78613.018.6+26
Community and Personal Service Workers
598.810.4466.910.1+13
Clerical and Administrative Workers
598.812.66710.012.8-7
Sales Workers
477.110.9548.111.3-7
Machinery Operators And Drivers
81.24.6111.65.0-3
map this data in atlas.idLabourers6910.39.2558.39.9+14
Inadequately described
50.72.0253.81.8-20

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, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 20.9% Professionals, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 25.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 16.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 8.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 8.8% Sales Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 7.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 1.2% Labourers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 10.3% Inadequately described, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 0.7%
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, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -1 Professionals, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -11 Technicians and Trades Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: +26 Community and Personal Service Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: +13 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -7 Sales Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -7 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -3 Labourers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: +14 Inadequately described, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -20
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 Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (171 people or 25.5%)
  • Managers (140 people or 20.9%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (113 people or 16.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 424 people in total or 63.1% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Mornington Peninsula Shire employed 18.2% in Professionals; 13.3% in Managers; and 18.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (20.9% compared to 13.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (25.5% compared to 18.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (7.1% compared to 10.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (8.8% compared to 12.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo increased by 5 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo between 2006 and 2011.