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Occupation of employment

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

Henley 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 Henley 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
Henley Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Managers
92714.011.381213.711.3+115
Professionals
1,68125.420.61,48725.119.0+194
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers84512.714.075812.814.3+87
Community and Personal Service Workers
6349.69.85198.89.0+115
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,10016.616.71,04217.617.6+58
Sales Workers
6509.810.261310.310.4+37
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2613.96.12544.36.4+7
map this data in atlas.idLabourers4126.29.53836.510.4+29
Inadequately described
1191.81.8601.01.6+59

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, Henley Ward: 14.0% Professionals, Henley Ward: 25.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Henley Ward: 12.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Henley Ward: 9.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Henley Ward: 16.6% Sales Workers, Henley Ward: 9.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Henley Ward: 3.9% Labourers, Henley Ward: 6.2% Inadequately described, Henley Ward: 1.8%
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, Henley Ward: +115 Professionals, Henley Ward: +194 Technicians and Trades Workers, Henley Ward: +87 Community and Personal Service Workers, Henley Ward: +115 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Henley Ward: +58 Sales Workers, Henley Ward: +37 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Henley Ward: +7 Labourers, Henley Ward: +29 Inadequately described, Henley Ward: +59
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 Henley Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,681 people or 25.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,100 people or 16.6%)
  • Managers (927 people or 14.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 3,708 people in total or 55.9% 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 11.3% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Henley Ward and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (25.4% compared to 20.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (14.0% compared to 11.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (6.2% compared to 9.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (3.9% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Henley Ward increased by 701 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Professionals (+194 persons)
  • Managers (+115 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+115 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+87 persons)