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Tootgarook

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Tootgarook in 2011 than any other occupation.

Tootgarook'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 Tootgarook'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
Tootgarook - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Managers
989.913.39111.813.3+7
Professionals
12412.618.2688.817.2+56
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers22723.018.718523.918.6+42
Community and Personal Service Workers
11511.710.47810.110.1+37
Clerical and Administrative Workers
10510.612.6749.612.8+31
Sales Workers
11912.110.99011.611.3+29
Machinery Operators And Drivers
555.64.6506.55.0+5
map this data in atlas.idLabourers12112.39.211014.29.9+11
Inadequately described
232.32.0283.61.8-5

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, Tootgarook: 9.9% Professionals, Tootgarook: 12.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Tootgarook: 23.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Tootgarook: 11.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tootgarook: 10.6% Sales Workers, Tootgarook: 12.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tootgarook: 5.6% Labourers, Tootgarook: 12.3% Inadequately described, Tootgarook: 2.3%
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, Tootgarook: +7 Professionals, Tootgarook: +56 Technicians and Trades Workers, Tootgarook: +42 Community and Personal Service Workers, Tootgarook: +37 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tootgarook: +31 Sales Workers, Tootgarook: +29 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tootgarook: +5 Labourers, Tootgarook: +11 Inadequately described, Tootgarook: -5
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 Tootgarook in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (227 people or 23.0%)
  • Professionals (124 people or 12.6%)
  • Labourers (121 people or 12.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 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; 18.2% in Professionals; and 9.2% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Tootgarook 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 (12.3% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (12.6% compared to 18.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (9.9% compared to 13.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Tootgarook increased by 213 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Tootgarook was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+56 persons)