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Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill)

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) in 2011 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?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Managers
1,18414.216.11,21114.816.2-27
Professionals
2,45629.527.72,23327.426.3+222
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers87510.511.393611.511.4-60
Community and Personal Service Workers
7098.58.16397.87.3+71
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,22614.715.61,33016.316.4-104
Sales Workers
93311.211.390911.111.7+23
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2412.92.72563.13.0-15
map this data in atlas.idLabourers4795.85.14765.85.6+3
Inadequately described
2162.62.01772.22.1+40

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 Manningham: 16.1% Professionals, City of Manningham: 27.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Manningham: 11.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Manningham: 8.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Manningham: 15.6% Sales Workers, City of Manningham: 11.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Manningham: 2.7% Labourers, City of Manningham: 5.1% Inadequately described, City of Manningham: 2.0% Managers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 14.2% Professionals, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 29.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 10.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 8.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 14.7% Sales Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 11.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 2.9% Labourers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 5.8% Inadequately described, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 2.6%
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 (inc. Doncaster Hill): -27 Professionals, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +222 Technicians and Trades Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -60 Community and Personal Service Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +71 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -104 Sales Workers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +23 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -15 Labourers, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +3 Inadequately described, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +40
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 (inc. Doncaster Hill) in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (2,456 people or 29.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,226 people or 14.7%)
  • Managers (1,184 people or 14.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,866 people in total or 58.5% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Manningham employed 27.7% in Professionals; 15.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 16.1% in Managers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (29.5% compared to 27.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (14.2% compared to 16.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) increased by 153 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+222 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-104 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+71 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-60 persons)