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Torrens Park - Lynton

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Torrens Park - Lynton in 2011 than any other occupation.

Torrens Park - Lynton'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 Torrens Park - Lynton'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
Torrens Park - Lynton - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Managers
24117.113.525818.713.8-17
Professionals
51336.433.151737.532.3-4
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers976.910.31168.410.6-19
Community and Personal Service Workers
1299.19.7956.98.8+34
Clerical and Administrative Workers
18112.814.318613.414.9-5
Sales Workers
1349.59.01319.59.3+3
Machinery Operators And Drivers
181.32.4161.12.7+2
map this data in atlas.idLabourers634.56.4574.26.6+6
Inadequately described
342.41.340.31.1+30

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, Torrens Park - Lynton: 17.1% Professionals, Torrens Park - Lynton: 36.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: 6.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: 9.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: 12.8% Sales Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: 9.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Torrens Park - Lynton: 1.3% Labourers, Torrens Park - Lynton: 4.5% Inadequately described, Torrens Park - Lynton: 2.4%
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, Torrens Park - Lynton: -17 Professionals, Torrens Park - Lynton: -4 Technicians and Trades Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: -19 Community and Personal Service Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: +34 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: -5 Sales Workers, Torrens Park - Lynton: +3 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Torrens Park - Lynton: +2 Labourers, Torrens Park - Lynton: +6 Inadequately described, Torrens Park - Lynton: +30
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 Torrens Park - Lynton in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (513 people or 36.4%)
  • Managers (241 people or 17.1%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (181 people or 12.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 935 people in total or 66.3% of the employed resident population.

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

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Torrens Park - Lynton and the City of Mitcham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (17.1% compared to 13.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (36.4% compared to 33.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (6.9% compared to 10.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (4.5% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Torrens Park - Lynton increased by 30 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Torrens Park - Lynton between 2006 and 2011.