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Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in East Hills in 2011 than any other occupation.

East Hills'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 East Hills'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
East Hills - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Managers
16111.610.013110.09.7+31
Professionals
24317.517.322617.315.4+17
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers21315.415.421716.616.3-3
Community and Personal Service Workers
1359.78.61068.17.6+29
Clerical and Administrative Workers
30121.718.028621.918.5+15
Sales Workers
1138.19.51179.010.0-4
Machinery Operators And Drivers
866.28.9735.69.3+13
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1037.49.81088.310.4-4
Inadequately described
342.42.5423.22.8-8

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, East Hills: 11.6% Professionals, East Hills: 17.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, East Hills: 15.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, East Hills: 9.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, East Hills: 21.7% Sales Workers, East Hills: 8.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, East Hills: 6.2% Labourers, East Hills: 7.4% Inadequately described, East Hills: 2.4%
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, East Hills: +31 Professionals, East Hills: +17 Technicians and Trades Workers, East Hills: -3 Community and Personal Service Workers, East Hills: +29 Clerical and Administrative Workers, East Hills: +15 Sales Workers, East Hills: -4 Machinery Operators And Drivers, East Hills: +13 Labourers, East Hills: -4 Inadequately described, East Hills: -8
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 East Hills in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (301 people or 21.7%)
  • Professionals (243 people or 17.5%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (213 people or 15.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 757 people in total or 54.5% of the employed resident population.

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

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of East Hills and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (21.7% compared to 18.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (11.6% compared to 10.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (6.2% compared to 8.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.4% compared to 9.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in East Hills increased by 86 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in East Hills between 2006 and 2011.