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Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill)

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) in 2016 than any other occupation.

Doncaster (inc. 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 (inc. 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2011 to 2016
Managers
1,38015.216.81,18314.216.1+197
Professionals
2,62328.928.52,45529.527.7+168
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers94510.410.587510.511.3+70
Community and Personal Service Workers
8359.28.97098.58.1+126
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,24713.714.31,22614.715.6+21
Sales Workers
1,06111.711.193211.211.3+129
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2512.82.62402.92.7+11
map this data in atlas.idLabourers5786.45.64785.85.1+99
Not stated or inadequately described
690.80.82162.62.0-147

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 Manningham: 16.8% Professionals, City of Manningham: 28.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Manningham: 10.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Manningham: 8.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Manningham: 14.3% Sales Workers, City of Manningham: 11.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Manningham: 2.6% Labourers, City of Manningham: 5.6% Managers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 15.2% Professionals, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 28.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 10.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 9.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 13.7% Sales Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 11.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 2.8% Labourers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 6.4%
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, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +197 Professionals, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +168 Technicians and Trades Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +70 Community and Personal Service Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +126 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +21 Sales Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +129 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +11 Labourers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +99
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 Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (2,623 people or 28.9%)
  • Managers (1,380 people or 15.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,247 people or 13.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 5,250 people in total or 57.9% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Manningham employed 28.5% in Professionals; 16.8% in Managers; and 14.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major difference between the jobs held by the population of Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) and City of Manningham was:

  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (15.2% compared to 16.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) increased by 755 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) were for those employed as:

  • Managers (+197 persons)
  • Professionals (+168 persons)
  • Sales Workers (+129 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+126 persons)

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