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Bass Hill - Lansdowne
Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Bass Hill - Lansdowne in 2011 than any other occupation.

Bass Hill - Lansdowne'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 Bass Hill - Lansdowne'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
Bass Hill - Lansdowne - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Managers
2999.610.02939.89.7+6
Professionals
49916.117.340713.515.4+92
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers51516.615.453817.916.3-24
Community and Personal Service Workers
2397.78.62257.57.6+15
Clerical and Administrative Workers
54417.518.054418.118.50
Sales Workers
31610.29.530010.010.0+16
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2789.08.92699.09.3+8
map this data in atlas.idLabourers2969.59.833311.110.4-37
Inadequately described
1173.82.5953.22.8+22

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, Bankstown City: 10.0% Professionals, Bankstown City: 17.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bankstown City: 15.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bankstown City: 8.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bankstown City: 18.0% Sales Workers, Bankstown City: 9.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bankstown City: 8.9% Labourers, Bankstown City: 9.8% Inadequately described, Bankstown City: 2.5% Managers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 9.6% Professionals, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 16.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 16.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 7.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 17.5% Sales Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 9.0% Labourers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 9.5% Inadequately described, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 3.8%
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, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +6 Professionals, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +92 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -24 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +15 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 0 Sales Workers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +16 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +8 Labourers, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -37 Inadequately described, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +22
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 Bass Hill - Lansdowne in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (544 people or 17.5%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (515 people or 16.6%)
  • Professionals (499 people or 16.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,558 people in total or 50.2% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Bankstown City employed 18.0% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 15.4% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 17.3% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Bass Hill - Lansdowne and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (16.6% compared to 15.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (16.1% compared to 17.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bass Hill - Lansdowne increased by 99 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Bass Hill - Lansdowne was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+92 persons)