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Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2011 than any other occupation.

Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park'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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park'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
Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Managers
75211.611.371411.811.3+38
Professionals
1,22118.820.61,05817.519.0+163
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers97115.014.092815.314.3+43
Community and Personal Service Workers
5558.59.84457.39.0+110
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,21518.716.71,21620.117.6-1
Sales Workers
77912.010.270411.610.4+75
Machinery Operators And Drivers
3355.26.13315.56.4+4
map this data in atlas.idLabourers5758.99.55348.810.4+41
Inadequately described
921.41.81282.11.6-36

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, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 11.6% Professionals, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 18.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 15.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 8.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 18.7% Sales Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 12.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 5.2% Labourers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 8.9% Inadequately described, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 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, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +38 Professionals, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +163 Technicians and Trades Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +43 Community and Personal Service Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +110 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: -1 Sales Workers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +75 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +4 Labourers, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +41 Inadequately described, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: -36
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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,221 people or 18.8%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,215 people or 18.7%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (971 people or 15.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 3,407 people in total or 52.5% 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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (18.7% compared to 16.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (12.0% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (18.8% compared to 20.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (8.5% compared to 9.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park increased by 436 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+163 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+110 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+75 persons)