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Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Clarence Gardens in 2011 than any other occupation.

Clarence Gardens'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 Clarence Gardens'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
Clarence Gardens - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Managers
12310.813.511111.013.8+12
Professionals
35931.533.129829.532.3+61
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers14012.310.313913.810.6+1
Community and Personal Service Workers
1129.89.7797.88.8+33
Clerical and Administrative Workers
17515.414.316616.514.9+9
Sales Workers
11610.29.0838.29.3+33
Machinery Operators And Drivers
211.82.4434.32.7-22
map this data in atlas.idLabourers887.76.4828.16.6+6
Inadequately described
50.41.380.81.1-3

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, Clarence Gardens: 10.8% Professionals, Clarence Gardens: 31.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Clarence Gardens: 12.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Clarence Gardens: 9.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clarence Gardens: 15.4% Sales Workers, Clarence Gardens: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clarence Gardens: 1.8% Labourers, Clarence Gardens: 7.7% Inadequately described, Clarence Gardens: 0.4%
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, Clarence Gardens: +12 Professionals, Clarence Gardens: +61 Technicians and Trades Workers, Clarence Gardens: +1 Community and Personal Service Workers, Clarence Gardens: +33 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clarence Gardens: +9 Sales Workers, Clarence Gardens: +33 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clarence Gardens: -22 Labourers, Clarence Gardens: +6 Inadequately described, Clarence Gardens: -3
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 Clarence Gardens in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (359 people or 31.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (175 people or 15.4%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (140 people or 12.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 674 people in total or 59.2% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Mitcham employed 33.1% in Professionals; 14.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 10.3% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Clarence Gardens and the City of Mitcham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (12.3% compared to 10.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.7% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (10.8% compared to 13.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (31.5% compared to 33.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Clarence Gardens increased by 130 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Clarence Gardens was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+61 persons)