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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 2016 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Managers
47611.511.830010.011.3+176
Professionals
90021.821.859519.920.6+305
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers56513.712.943214.414.0+133
Community and Personal Service Workers
48311.711.733011.09.8+153
Clerical and Administrative Workers
61915.015.548516.216.7+134
Sales Workers
41610.110.130410.210.2+112
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2566.25.62076.96.1+49
map this data in atlas.idLabourers3809.29.129910.09.5+81
Not stated or inadequately described
190.50.6411.41.8-22

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Occupation of employment, 2016
Occupation of employment, 2016 Managers, City of Charles Sturt: 11.8% Professionals, City of Charles Sturt: 21.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 12.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 11.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 15.5% Sales Workers, City of Charles Sturt: 10.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Charles Sturt: 5.6% Labourers, City of Charles Sturt: 9.1% Managers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 11.5% Professionals, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 21.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 13.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 11.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 15.0% Sales Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 10.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 6.2% Labourers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 9.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +176 Professionals, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +305 Technicians and Trades Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +133 Community and Personal Service Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +153 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +134 Sales Workers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +112 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +49 Labourers, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +81
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (900 people or 21.8%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (619 people or 15.0%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (565 people or 13.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,084 people in total or 50.4% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Charles Sturt employed 21.8% in Professionals; 15.5% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 12.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

There were no major differences between Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair and City of Charles Sturt in 2016.

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair increased by 1,142 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+305 persons)
  • Managers (+176 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+153 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+134 persons)

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