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Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Mount Lewis in 2011 than any other occupation.

Mount Lewis'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 Mount Lewis'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
Mount Lewis - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Managers
4513.210.0319.09.7+14
Professionals
6218.217.35616.315.4+6
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers5516.215.45315.416.3+2
Community and Personal Service Workers
226.48.6174.97.6+5
Clerical and Administrative Workers
5014.718.05616.118.5-6
Sales Workers
3510.39.54613.510.0-11
Machinery Operators And Drivers
257.38.9298.59.3-5
map this data in atlas.idLabourers3911.39.84011.510.4-1
Inadequately described
82.42.5164.82.8-8

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, Mount Lewis: 13.2% Professionals, Mount Lewis: 18.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Mount Lewis: 16.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Mount Lewis: 6.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Mount Lewis: 14.7% Sales Workers, Mount Lewis: 10.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Mount Lewis: 7.3% Labourers, Mount Lewis: 11.3% Inadequately described, Mount Lewis: 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, Mount Lewis: +14 Professionals, Mount Lewis: +6 Technicians and Trades Workers, Mount Lewis: +2 Community and Personal Service Workers, Mount Lewis: +5 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Mount Lewis: -6 Sales Workers, Mount Lewis: -11 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Mount Lewis: -5 Labourers, Mount Lewis: -1 Inadequately described, Mount Lewis: -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 Mount Lewis in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (62 people or 18.2%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (55 people or 16.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (50 people or 14.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 167 people in total or 49.1% of the employed resident population.

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

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Mount Lewis and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (13.2% compared to 10.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (14.7% compared to 18.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (6.4% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (7.3% compared to 8.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Mount Lewis decreased by 5 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Mount Lewis between 2006 and 2011.