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Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2011 than any other occupation.

Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair'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 Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair'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
Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Managers
30010.011.328710.711.3+13
Professionals
59519.920.650218.719.0+93
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers43214.414.039914.814.3+33
Community and Personal Service Workers
33011.09.82298.59.0+101
Clerical and Administrative Workers
48516.216.748418.017.6+1
Sales Workers
30410.210.230111.210.4+3
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2076.96.11917.16.4+16
map this data in atlas.idLabourers29910.09.527910.410.4+20
Inadequately described
411.41.8190.71.6+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, City of Charles Sturt: 11.3% Professionals, City of Charles Sturt: 20.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 14.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 9.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 16.7% Sales Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Charles Sturt: 6.1% Labourers, City of Charles Sturt: 9.5% Inadequately described, City of Charles Sturt: 1.8% Managers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 10.0% Professionals, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 19.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 14.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 11.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 16.2% Sales Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 6.9% Labourers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 10.0% Inadequately described, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.4%
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, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +13 Professionals, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +93 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +33 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +101 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +1 Sales Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +3 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +16 Labourers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +20 Inadequately described, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +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 Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (595 people or 19.9%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (485 people or 16.2%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (432 people or 14.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,512 people in total or 50.5% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Charles Sturt employed 20.6% in Professionals; 16.7% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 14.0% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (11.0% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (10.0% compared to 11.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair increased by 302 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+101 persons)
  • Professionals (+93 persons)