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Doncaster Hill

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Doncaster Hill in 2011 than any other occupation.

Doncaster Hill'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 Doncaster Hill'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
Doncaster Hill - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Boroondara %Number%City of Boroondara %2006 to 2011
Managers
6514.317.75016.117.8+14
Professionals
13930.838.88627.838.0+53
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers5311.66.33110.16.2+21
Community and Personal Service Workers
4710.37.63210.27.1+15
Clerical and Administrative Workers
6313.913.75718.514.4+5
Sales Workers
439.59.1268.49.5+17
Machinery Operators And Drivers
71.51.331.01.5+4
map this data in atlas.idLabourers276.03.4206.53.6+7
Inadequately described
102.12.251.51.8+5

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 Boroondara: 17.7% Professionals, City of Boroondara: 38.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara: 6.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara: 7.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara: 13.7% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara: 9.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara: 1.3% Labourers, City of Boroondara: 3.4% Inadequately described, City of Boroondara: 2.2% Managers, Doncaster Hill: 14.3% Professionals, Doncaster Hill: 30.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Doncaster Hill: 11.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Doncaster Hill: 10.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Doncaster Hill: 13.9% Sales Workers, Doncaster Hill: 9.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Doncaster Hill: 1.5% Labourers, Doncaster Hill: 6.0% Inadequately described, Doncaster Hill: 2.1%
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, Doncaster Hill: +14 Professionals, Doncaster Hill: +53 Technicians and Trades Workers, Doncaster Hill: +21 Community and Personal Service Workers, Doncaster Hill: +15 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Doncaster Hill: +5 Sales Workers, Doncaster Hill: +17 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Doncaster Hill: +4 Labourers, Doncaster Hill: +7 Inadequately described, Doncaster Hill: +5
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 Doncaster Hill in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (139 people or 30.8%)
  • Managers (65 people or 14.3%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (63 people or 13.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 267 people in total or 58.9% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Boroondara employed 38.8% in Professionals; 17.7% in Managers; and 13.7% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Doncaster Hill and the City of Boroondara were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (11.6% compared to 6.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (10.3% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (30.8% compared to 38.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (14.3% compared to 17.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Doncaster Hill increased by 142 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Doncaster Hill was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+53 persons)

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