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Templestowe (High density)

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Templestowe (High density) in 2011 than any other occupation.

Templestowe (High 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 Templestowe (High 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
Templestowe (High density) - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Managers
1,15616.916.11,22917.816.2-73
Professionals
1,95628.627.71,90327.526.3+53
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers6789.911.36809.811.4-1
Community and Personal Service Workers
5488.08.14406.47.3+108
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,08315.815.61,15316.716.4-69
Sales Workers
84812.411.384012.211.7+8
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1402.02.71692.43.0-29
map this data in atlas.idLabourers2593.85.13304.85.6-72
Inadequately described
1752.62.01672.42.1+9

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, Templestowe (High density): 16.9% Professionals, Templestowe (High density): 28.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Templestowe (High density): 9.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Templestowe (High density): 8.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Templestowe (High density): 15.8% Sales Workers, Templestowe (High density): 12.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Templestowe (High density): 2.0% Labourers, Templestowe (High density): 3.8% Inadequately described, Templestowe (High density): 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, Templestowe (High density): -73 Professionals, Templestowe (High density): +53 Technicians and Trades Workers, Templestowe (High density): -1 Community and Personal Service Workers, Templestowe (High density): +108 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Templestowe (High density): -69 Sales Workers, Templestowe (High density): +8 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Templestowe (High density): -29 Labourers, Templestowe (High density): -72 Inadequately described, Templestowe (High density): +9
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 Templestowe (High density) in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,956 people or 28.6%)
  • Managers (1,156 people or 16.9%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,083 people or 15.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,195 people in total or 61.3% 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 Templestowe (High density) and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (12.4% compared to 11.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (9.9% compared to 11.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (3.8% compared to 5.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Templestowe (High density) decreased by 67 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Templestowe (High density) were for those employed as:

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+108 persons)
  • Managers (-73 persons)
  • Labourers (-72 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-69 persons)