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Revesby - Revesby Heights

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Revesby - Revesby Heights in 2011 than any other occupation.

Revesby - Revesby Heights'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 Revesby - Revesby Heights'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
Revesby - Revesby Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Managers
68410.710.058810.29.7+96
Professionals
1,17218.317.395116.415.4+221
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers1,00415.715.494316.316.3+60
Community and Personal Service Workers
5338.38.64798.37.6+55
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,26619.818.01,19020.618.5+76
Sales Workers
6069.59.55439.410.0+63
Machinery Operators And Drivers
4827.58.94527.89.3+30
map this data in atlas.idLabourers5248.29.85168.910.4+8
Inadequately described
1262.02.51282.22.8-2

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, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 10.7% Professionals, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 18.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 15.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 8.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 19.8% Sales Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 9.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 7.5% Labourers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 8.2% Inadequately described, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 2.0%
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, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +96 Professionals, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +221 Technicians and Trades Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +60 Community and Personal Service Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +55 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +76 Sales Workers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +63 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +30 Labourers, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +8 Inadequately described, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -2
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 Revesby - Revesby Heights in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,266 people or 19.8%)
  • Professionals (1,172 people or 18.3%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,004 people or 15.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 3,442 people in total or 53.8% 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 Revesby - Revesby Heights and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (19.8% compared to 18.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.2% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (7.5% compared to 8.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Revesby - Revesby Heights increased by 608 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Revesby - Revesby Heights were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+221 persons)
  • Managers (+96 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+76 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+63 persons)