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Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within the City of Monash, the local workers have a similar proportion of Managers and Professionals compared to Victoria.

Occupation is a key component for evaluating the socio-economic status of the local workers and the skills required to work in each industry sector.

The occupations of the local worers in City of Monash will be influenced by factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available in City of Monash;
  • The age of the workforce;
  • The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the population.

For a complete local workers analysis for City of Monash, view Occupations in conjunction with other indicators, such as Educational qualifications and Income.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

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Local workers occupations
City of Monash - All industries20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Managers12,04013.413.411,54413.113.8+496
Professionals25,72528.722.722,68125.721.3+3,044
Technicians and Trades Workers10,98712.213.711,73913.313.9-752
Community and Personal Service Workers6,5757.39.35,3946.18.4+1,181
Clerical and Administrative Workers15,19216.914.615,42517.515.2-233
Sales Workers7,6288.59.87,6958.710.2-67
Machinery Operators And Drivers5,0095.66.16,0306.86.5-1,021
Labourers5,4366.18.96,7737.79.6-1,337
Inadequately described or not stated1,1271.31.51,0461.21.1+81

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local workers occupations, 2011
Local workers occupations, 2011 Managers, Victoria: 13.4% Professionals, Victoria: 22.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria: 13.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria: 9.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria: 14.6% Sales Workers, Victoria: 9.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria: 6.1% Labourers, Victoria: 8.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria: 1.5% Managers, City of Monash: 13.4% Professionals, City of Monash: 28.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Monash: 12.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Monash: 7.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Monash: 16.9% Sales Workers, City of Monash: 8.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Monash: 5.6% Labourers, City of Monash: 6.1% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Monash: 1.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local workers occupations, 2006 to 2011
Change in local workers occupations, 2006 to 2011 Managers, City of Monash - All industries: +496 Professionals, City of Monash - All industries: +3,044 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Monash - All industries: -752 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Monash - All industries: +1,181 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Monash - All industries: -233 Sales Workers, City of Monash - All industries: -67 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Monash - All industries: -1,021 Labourers, City of Monash - All industries: -1,337 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Monash - All industries: +81
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
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Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the local workers in City of Monash in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (25,725 local workers or 28.7%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (15,192 local workers or 16.9%)
  • Managers (12,040 local workers or 13.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 52,957 people in total or 59.0% of the local workers .

In comparison, Victoria employed 22.7% as Professionals; 14.6% as Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 13.4% as Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local workers in the City of Monash and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (28.7% compared to 22.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (16.9% compared to 14.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Labourers (6.1% compared to 8.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (7.3% compared to 9.3%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the local workers in the City of Monash between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Professionals (+3,044 local workers)
  • Labourers (-1,337 local workers)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+1,181 local workers)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (-1,021 local workers)

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