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Donvale (Low Density)

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Donvale (Low Density) in 2011 than any other occupation.

Donvale (Low Density)'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 Donvale (Low Density)'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
Donvale (Low Density) - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Managers
35119.616.138420.916.2-33
Professionals
52529.227.750327.426.3+21
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers18810.511.31679.111.4+21
Community and Personal Service Workers
1035.78.11246.87.3-21
Clerical and Administrative Workers
31017.315.630116.416.4+9
Sales Workers
1789.911.320111.011.7-23
Machinery Operators And Drivers
311.72.7382.13.0-6
map this data in atlas.idLabourers734.05.1744.05.6-1
Inadequately described
362.02.0432.32.1-7

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, Donvale (Low Density): 19.6% Professionals, Donvale (Low Density): 29.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Donvale (Low Density): 10.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Donvale (Low Density): 5.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Donvale (Low Density): 17.3% Sales Workers, Donvale (Low Density): 9.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Donvale (Low Density): 1.7% Labourers, Donvale (Low Density): 4.0% Inadequately described, Donvale (Low Density): 2.0%
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, Donvale (Low Density): -33 Professionals, Donvale (Low Density): +21 Technicians and Trades Workers, Donvale (Low Density): +21 Community and Personal Service Workers, Donvale (Low Density): -21 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Donvale (Low Density): +9 Sales Workers, Donvale (Low Density): -23 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Donvale (Low Density): -6 Labourers, Donvale (Low Density): -1 Inadequately described, Donvale (Low Density): -7
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 Donvale (Low Density) in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (525 people or 29.2%)
  • Managers (351 people or 19.6%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (310 people or 17.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,186 people in total or 66.1% 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.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Donvale (Low Density) and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (19.6% compared to 16.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (17.3% compared to 15.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (29.2% compared to 27.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (5.7% compared to 8.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Donvale (Low Density) decreased by 42 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Donvale (Low Density) between 2006 and 2011.