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Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo in 2016 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
Managers
15322.614.113920.913.3+14
Professionals
17726.118.817025.518.2+7
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers10916.117.711216.818.7-4
Community and Personal Service Workers
517.611.8588.810.4-7
Clerical and Administrative Workers
649.512.0598.812.6+5
Sales Workers
517.610.8477.110.9+4
Machinery Operators And Drivers
81.24.181.24.60
map this data in atlas.idLabourers517.69.16810.39.2-17
Not stated or inadequately described
30.40.750.72.0-2

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, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 22.6% Professionals, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 26.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 16.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 7.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 9.5% Sales Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 7.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 1.2% Labourers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 7.6%
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, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: +14 Professionals, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: +7 Technicians and Trades Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -4 Community and Personal Service Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -7 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: +5 Sales Workers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: +4 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: 0 Labourers, Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo: -17
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 Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (177 people or 26.1%)
  • Managers (153 people or 22.6%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (109 people or 16.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 439 people in total or 64.8% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Mornington Peninsula Shire employed 18.8% in Professionals; 14.1% in Managers; and 17.7% 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 (22.6% compared to 14.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (26.1% compared to 18.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (7.6% compared to 11.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (7.6% compared to 10.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo increased by 10 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo between 2011 and 2016.

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