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Huntfield Heights

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Huntfield Heights in 2016 than any other occupation.

Huntfield 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 Huntfield 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Huntfield Heights - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Managers
1086.89.9955.99.7+13
Professionals
1408.816.01589.815.7-18
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers28918.216.728717.817.4+2
Community and Personal Service Workers
27017.013.727116.812.1-1
Clerical and Administrative Workers
19112.014.521013.015.5-19
Sales Workers
20312.811.018711.611.0+16
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1479.35.91318.16.2+16
map this data in atlas.idLabourers21413.510.823214.410.9-18
Not stated or inadequately described
100.60.5432.71.5-33

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, Huntfield Heights: 6.8% Professionals, Huntfield Heights: 8.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Huntfield Heights: 18.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Huntfield Heights: 17.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Huntfield Heights: 12.0% Sales Workers, Huntfield Heights: 12.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Huntfield Heights: 9.3% Labourers, Huntfield Heights: 13.5%
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, Huntfield Heights: +13 Professionals, Huntfield Heights: -18 Technicians and Trades Workers, Huntfield Heights: +2 Community and Personal Service Workers, Huntfield Heights: -1 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Huntfield Heights: -19 Sales Workers, Huntfield Heights: +16 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Huntfield Heights: +16 Labourers, Huntfield Heights: -18
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 Huntfield Heights in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (289 people or 18.2%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (270 people or 17.0%)
  • Labourers (214 people or 13.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 773 people in total or 48.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Onkaparinga employed 16.7% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 13.7% in Community and Personal Service Workers; and 10.8% in Labourers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Huntfield Heights and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (9.3% compared to 5.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (17.0% compared to 13.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (8.8% compared to 16.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (6.8% compared to 9.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Huntfield Heights decreased by 27 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Huntfield Heights between 2011 and 2016.

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