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Spotswood - South Kingsville

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Spotswood - South Kingsville in 2011 than any other occupation.

Spotswood - South Kingsville'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 Spotswood - South Kingsville'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
Spotswood - South Kingsville - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Hobsons Bay City %Number%Hobsons Bay City %2006 to 2011
Managers
30013.412.425313.111.8+47
Professionals
58926.322.842722.120.2+162
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers26912.013.525713.314.1+12
Community and Personal Service Workers
1928.68.51477.67.9+45
Clerical and Administrative Workers
36916.515.833117.116.8+38
Sales Workers
1687.58.41698.79.1-1
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1346.07.41487.78.4-14
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1506.78.81708.89.5-20
Inadequately described
683.02.4301.62.1+38

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, Hobsons Bay City: 12.4% Professionals, Hobsons Bay City: 22.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Hobsons Bay City: 13.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Hobsons Bay City: 8.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Hobsons Bay City: 15.8% Sales Workers, Hobsons Bay City: 8.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Hobsons Bay City: 7.4% Labourers, Hobsons Bay City: 8.8% Inadequately described, Hobsons Bay City: 2.4% Managers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 13.4% Professionals, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 26.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 12.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 8.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 16.5% Sales Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 7.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 6.0% Labourers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 6.7% Inadequately described, Spotswood - South Kingsville: 3.0%
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, Spotswood - South Kingsville: +47 Professionals, Spotswood - South Kingsville: +162 Technicians and Trades Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: +12 Community and Personal Service Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: +45 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: +38 Sales Workers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: -1 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: -14 Labourers, Spotswood - South Kingsville: -20 Inadequately described, Spotswood - South Kingsville: +38
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 Spotswood - South Kingsville in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (589 people or 26.3%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (369 people or 16.5%)
  • Managers (300 people or 13.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,258 people in total or 56.2% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Hobsons Bay City employed 22.8% in Professionals; 15.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 12.4% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Spotswood - South Kingsville and Hobsons Bay City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (26.3% compared to 22.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (6.7% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (12.0% compared to 13.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (6.0% compared to 7.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Spotswood - South Kingsville increased by 307 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Spotswood - South Kingsville was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+162 persons)