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Padbury

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Padbury in 2016 than any other occupation.

Padbury'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 Padbury'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
Padbury - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Joondalup %Number%City of Joondalup %2011 to 2016
Managers
42810.112.74309.412.1-2
Professionals
96822.923.597621.321.9-8
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers84820.015.988319.316.6-35
Community and Personal Service Workers
44510.510.649310.89.9-48
Clerical and Administrative Workers
59514.015.075216.416.8-157
Sales Workers
3718.89.83828.310.1-11
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1974.74.02395.24.3-42
map this data in atlas.idLabourers3378.07.03647.97.1-27
Not stated or inadequately described
70.20.5631.41.2-56

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 Joondalup: 12.7% Professionals, City of Joondalup: 23.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Joondalup: 15.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Joondalup: 10.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Joondalup: 15.0% Sales Workers, City of Joondalup: 9.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Joondalup: 4.0% Labourers, City of Joondalup: 7.0% Managers, Padbury: 10.1% Professionals, Padbury: 22.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Padbury: 20.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Padbury: 10.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Padbury: 14.0% Sales Workers, Padbury: 8.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Padbury: 4.7% Labourers, Padbury: 8.0%
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, Padbury: -2 Professionals, Padbury: -8 Technicians and Trades Workers, Padbury: -35 Community and Personal Service Workers, Padbury: -48 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Padbury: -157 Sales Workers, Padbury: -11 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Padbury: -42 Labourers, Padbury: -27
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 Padbury in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (968 people or 22.9%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (848 people or 20.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (595 people or 14.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,411 people in total or 56.9% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Joondalup employed 23.5% in Professionals; 15.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 15.0% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Padbury and City of Joondalup were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (20.0% compared to 15.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (10.1% compared to 12.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (8.8% compared to 9.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Padbury decreased by 347 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Padbury was for those employed as:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-157 persons)

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