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Aldinga - Port Willunga

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Aldinga - Port Willunga in 2011 than any other occupation.

Aldinga - Port Willunga'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 Aldinga - Port Willunga'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
Aldinga - Port Willunga - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Managers
9810.49.79010.110.2+8
Professionals
17518.615.711713.214.4+58
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers16417.417.416318.317.4+1
Community and Personal Service Workers
10611.312.112614.110.9-20
Clerical and Administrative Workers
11412.115.510611.915.7+8
Sales Workers
798.411.0819.111.0-2
Machinery Operators And Drivers
515.46.2505.66.2+2
map this data in atlas.idLabourers13814.710.915817.713.0-20
Inadequately described
151.61.500.01.3+15

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 Onkaparinga: 9.7% Professionals, City of Onkaparinga: 15.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 17.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 12.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 15.5% Sales Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 11.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Onkaparinga: 6.2% Labourers, City of Onkaparinga: 10.9% Inadequately described, City of Onkaparinga: 1.5% Managers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 10.4% Professionals, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 18.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 17.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 11.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 12.1% Sales Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 8.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 5.4% Labourers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 14.7% Inadequately described, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 1.6%
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, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +8 Professionals, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +58 Technicians and Trades Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +1 Community and Personal Service Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -20 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +8 Sales Workers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -2 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +2 Labourers, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -20 Inadequately described, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +15
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 Aldinga - Port Willunga in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (175 people or 18.6%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (164 people or 17.4%)
  • Labourers (138 people or 14.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 477 people in total or 50.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Onkaparinga employed 15.7% in Professionals; 17.4% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 10.9% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Aldinga - Port Willunga and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (14.7% compared to 10.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (18.6% compared to 15.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (12.1% compared to 15.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (8.4% compared to 11.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Aldinga - Port Willunga increased by 49 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Aldinga - Port Willunga was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+58 persons)