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Strathmore Heights

Occupation of employment

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

Strathmore 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 Strathmore 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
Strathmore Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
Managers
7014.713.97414.913.1-4
Professionals
11023.227.810020.125.8+10
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers6513.711.17114.311.8-6
Community and Personal Service Workers
5110.78.6408.08.4+11
Clerical and Administrative Workers
8818.517.111022.117.7-22
Sales Workers
479.99.6438.79.9+4
Machinery Operators And Drivers
102.13.9214.24.6-11
map this data in atlas.idLabourers265.55.9357.06.7-9
Inadequately described
81.72.330.62.0+5

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 Moonee Valley: 13.9% Professionals, City of Moonee Valley: 27.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 11.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 8.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 17.1% Sales Workers, City of Moonee Valley: 9.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Moonee Valley: 3.9% Labourers, City of Moonee Valley: 5.9% Inadequately described, City of Moonee Valley: 2.3% Managers, Strathmore Heights: 14.7% Professionals, Strathmore Heights: 23.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Strathmore Heights: 13.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Strathmore Heights: 10.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Strathmore Heights: 18.5% Sales Workers, Strathmore Heights: 9.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Strathmore Heights: 2.1% Labourers, Strathmore Heights: 5.5% Inadequately described, Strathmore Heights: 1.7%
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, Strathmore Heights: -4 Professionals, Strathmore Heights: +10 Technicians and Trades Workers, Strathmore Heights: -6 Community and Personal Service Workers, Strathmore Heights: +11 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Strathmore Heights: -22 Sales Workers, Strathmore Heights: +4 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Strathmore Heights: -11 Labourers, Strathmore Heights: -9 Inadequately described, Strathmore Heights: +5
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 Strathmore Heights in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (110 people or 23.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (88 people or 18.5%)
  • Managers (70 people or 14.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 268 people in total or 56.4% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Moonee Valley employed 27.8% in Professionals; 17.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 13.9% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Strathmore Heights and the City of Moonee Valley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (13.7% compared to 11.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (10.7% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (23.2% compared to 27.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (2.1% compared to 3.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Strathmore Heights decreased by 22 between 2006 and 2011.

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