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Heide Ward

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Heide Ward in 2011 than any other occupation.

Heide Ward'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 Heide Ward'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
Heide Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Managers
2,95016.616.12,95816.716.2-8
Professionals
4,94727.927.74,81427.126.3+133
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers1,86510.511.31,89010.711.4-25
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,4118.08.11,1696.67.3+242
Clerical and Administrative Workers
2,79815.815.62,96416.716.4-166
Sales Workers
2,11211.911.32,08211.711.7+30
Machinery Operators And Drivers
4282.42.75192.93.0-91
map this data in atlas.idLabourers8254.75.19295.25.6-104
Inadequately described
3822.22.04192.42.1-37

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, Heide Ward: 16.6% Professionals, Heide Ward: 27.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Heide Ward: 10.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Heide Ward: 8.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Heide Ward: 15.8% Sales Workers, Heide Ward: 11.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Heide Ward: 2.4% Labourers, Heide Ward: 4.7% Inadequately described, Heide Ward: 2.2%
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, Heide Ward: -8 Professionals, Heide Ward: +133 Technicians and Trades Workers, Heide Ward: -25 Community and Personal Service Workers, Heide Ward: +242 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Heide Ward: -166 Sales Workers, Heide Ward: +30 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Heide Ward: -91 Labourers, Heide Ward: -104 Inadequately described, Heide Ward: -37
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 Heide Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (4,947 people or 27.9%)
  • Managers (2,950 people or 16.6%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (2,798 people or 15.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 10,695 people in total or 60.4% of the employed resident population.

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

There were no major differences between Heide Ward and City of Manningham in 2011.

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Heide Ward decreased by 27 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Heide Ward were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+242 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-166 persons)
  • Professionals (+133 persons)
  • Labourers (-104 persons)