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Eden Hills

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Eden Hills in 2011 than any other occupation.

Eden Hills'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 Eden Hills'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
Eden Hills - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Managers
19813.113.520614.213.8-8
Professionals
48532.233.148933.732.3-4
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers18912.510.316811.610.6+21
Community and Personal Service Workers
16310.89.71228.48.8+41
Clerical and Administrative Workers
21013.914.319813.614.9+12
Sales Workers
1318.79.01168.09.3+15
Machinery Operators And Drivers
241.62.4493.42.7-25
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1036.86.4886.16.6+15
Inadequately described
40.31.3151.01.1-11

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, Eden Hills: 13.1% Professionals, Eden Hills: 32.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Eden Hills: 12.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Eden Hills: 10.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Eden Hills: 13.9% Sales Workers, Eden Hills: 8.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Eden Hills: 1.6% Labourers, Eden Hills: 6.8% Inadequately described, Eden Hills: 0.3%
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, Eden Hills: -8 Professionals, Eden Hills: -4 Technicians and Trades Workers, Eden Hills: +21 Community and Personal Service Workers, Eden Hills: +41 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Eden Hills: +12 Sales Workers, Eden Hills: +15 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Eden Hills: -25 Labourers, Eden Hills: +15 Inadequately described, Eden Hills: -11
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 Eden Hills in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (485 people or 32.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (210 people or 13.9%)
  • Managers (198 people or 13.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 893 people in total or 59.3% 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 Eden Hills and the City of Mitcham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (12.5% compared to 10.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (10.8% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Eden Hills increased by 54 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Eden Hills between 2006 and 2011.