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Bellevue Heights

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Bellevue Heights in 2011 than any other occupation.

Bellevue Heights'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 Bellevue Heights'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
Bellevue Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Managers
15513.613.516713.813.8-12
Professionals
38533.733.138331.832.3+2
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers1089.410.31129.310.6-4
Community and Personal Service Workers
11510.19.7957.98.8+20
Clerical and Administrative Workers
16814.714.317914.814.9-11
Sales Workers
918.09.012310.29.3-32
Machinery Operators And Drivers
242.12.4262.22.7-2
map this data in atlas.idLabourers877.66.4917.56.6-4
Inadequately described
100.91.3302.51.1-20

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 Mitcham: 13.5% Professionals, City of Mitcham: 33.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Mitcham: 10.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Mitcham: 9.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Mitcham: 14.3% Sales Workers, City of Mitcham: 9.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Mitcham: 2.4% Labourers, City of Mitcham: 6.4% Inadequately described, City of Mitcham: 1.3% Managers, Bellevue Heights: 13.6% Professionals, Bellevue Heights: 33.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bellevue Heights: 9.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bellevue Heights: 10.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bellevue Heights: 14.7% Sales Workers, Bellevue Heights: 8.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bellevue Heights: 2.1% Labourers, Bellevue Heights: 7.6% Inadequately described, Bellevue Heights: 0.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011
Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011 Managers, Bellevue Heights: -12 Professionals, Bellevue Heights: +2 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bellevue Heights: -4 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bellevue Heights: +20 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bellevue Heights: -11 Sales Workers, Bellevue Heights: -32 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bellevue Heights: -2 Labourers, Bellevue Heights: -4 Inadequately described, Bellevue Heights: -20
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 Bellevue Heights in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (385 people or 33.7%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (168 people or 14.7%)
  • Managers (155 people or 13.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 708 people in total or 61.9% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Mitcham employed 33.1% in Professionals; 14.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 13.5% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Bellevue Heights and the City of Mitcham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.6% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (8.0% compared to 9.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bellevue Heights decreased by 63 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Bellevue Heights between 2006 and 2011.