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Beverley Ward

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Beverley Ward in 2011 than any other occupation.

Beverley Ward'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 Beverley Ward'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
Beverley Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Managers
64610.411.356410.011.3+82
Professionals
1,18719.220.61,07619.019.0+111
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers92915.014.090816.014.3+21
Community and Personal Service Workers
5589.09.84698.39.0+89
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,07117.316.71,00517.717.6+66
Sales Workers
66510.710.25619.910.4+104
Machinery Operators And Drivers
4016.56.13776.76.4+24
map this data in atlas.idLabourers64510.49.560710.710.4+38
Inadequately described
901.51.8961.71.6-6

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, Beverley Ward: 10.4% Professionals, Beverley Ward: 19.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Beverley Ward: 15.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Beverley Ward: 9.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Beverley Ward: 17.3% Sales Workers, Beverley Ward: 10.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Beverley Ward: 6.5% Labourers, Beverley Ward: 10.4% Inadequately described, Beverley Ward: 1.5%
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, Beverley Ward: +82 Professionals, Beverley Ward: +111 Technicians and Trades Workers, Beverley Ward: +21 Community and Personal Service Workers, Beverley Ward: +89 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Beverley Ward: +66 Sales Workers, Beverley Ward: +104 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Beverley Ward: +24 Labourers, Beverley Ward: +38 Inadequately described, Beverley Ward: -6
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 Beverley Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,187 people or 19.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,071 people or 17.3%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (929 people or 15.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 3,187 people in total or 51.5% 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 difference between the jobs held by the population of Beverley Ward and the City of Charles Sturt was:

  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (19.2% compared to 20.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Beverley Ward increased by 529 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Beverley Ward were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+111 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+104 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+89 persons)
  • Managers (+82 persons)