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Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds in 2011 than any other occupation.

Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds'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 Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds'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
Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Shoalhaven City %Number%Shoalhaven City %2006 to 2011
Managers20112.611.920913.412.9-8
Professionals28017.516.728318.116.2-2
Technicians and Trades Workers25716.017.226617.117.8-9
Community and Personal Service Workers19312.013.018611.911.1+7
Clerical and Administrative Workers20412.712.320313.012.4+2
Sales Workers19512.210.820112.910.8-5
Machinery Operators And Drivers583.65.7322.05.8+27
Labourers18011.210.917010.911.4+10
Inadequately described352.21.5120.81.5+23

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, Shoalhaven City: 11.9% Professionals, Shoalhaven City: 16.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Shoalhaven City: 17.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Shoalhaven City: 13.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Shoalhaven City: 12.3% Sales Workers, Shoalhaven City: 10.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Shoalhaven City: 5.7% Labourers, Shoalhaven City: 10.9% Inadequately described, Shoalhaven City: 1.5% Managers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 12.6% Professionals, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 17.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 16.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 12.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 12.7% Sales Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 12.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 3.6% Labourers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 11.2% Inadequately described, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: 2.2%
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, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -8 Professionals, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -2 Technicians and Trades Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -9 Community and Personal Service Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +7 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +2 Sales Workers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: -5 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +27 Labourers, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +10 Inadequately described, Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds: +23
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 Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (280 people or 17.5%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (257 people or 16.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (204 people or 12.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 741 people in total or 46.2% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Shoalhaven City employed 16.7% in Professionals; 17.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 12.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds and Shoalhaven City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (12.2% compared to 10.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (3.6% compared to 5.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (16.0% compared to 17.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds increased by 45 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Mollymook - Narrawallee and Surrounds between 2006 and 2011.

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