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Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale in 2016 than any other occupation.

Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale'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 Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale'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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Managers
17718.29.919218.59.7-15
Professionals
18819.416.019719.015.7-9
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers16617.116.716716.117.4-1
Community and Personal Service Workers
858.813.7858.212.10
Clerical and Administrative Workers
13614.014.516215.615.5-26
Sales Workers
868.911.0908.711.0-4
Machinery Operators And Drivers
515.35.9464.46.2+5
map this data in atlas.idLabourers788.010.8979.410.9-19
Not stated or inadequately described
0--0.50--1.50

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Occupation of employment, 2016
Occupation of employment, 2016 Managers, City of Onkaparinga: 9.9% Professionals, City of Onkaparinga: 16.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 16.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 13.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 14.5% Sales Workers, City of Onkaparinga: 11.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Onkaparinga: 5.9% Labourers, City of Onkaparinga: 10.8% Managers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 18.2% Professionals, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 19.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 17.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 8.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 14.0% Sales Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 8.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 5.3% Labourers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 8.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -15 Professionals, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -9 Technicians and Trades Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -1 Community and Personal Service Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 0 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -26 Sales Workers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -4 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +5 Labourers, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -19
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (188 people or 19.4%)
  • Managers (177 people or 18.2%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (166 people or 17.1%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 531 people in total or 54.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Onkaparinga employed 16.0% in Professionals; 9.9% in Managers; and 16.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (18.2% compared to 9.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (19.4% compared to 16.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (8.8% compared to 13.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.0% compared to 10.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale decreased by 66 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale between 2011 and 2016.

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