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Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights

Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights in 2011 than any other occupation.

Seaford Rise - Seaford 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 Seaford Rise - Seaford 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
Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Managers
2289.39.71748.510.2+53
Professionals
31713.015.724211.814.4+75
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers46419.017.434516.817.4+119
Community and Personal Service Workers
30312.412.126312.810.9+40
Clerical and Administrative Workers
37815.515.531515.315.7+63
Sales Workers
30212.411.027113.211.0+31
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1787.36.21527.46.2+26
map this data in atlas.idLabourers25210.310.926713.013.0-15
Inadequately described
180.71.5241.21.3-6

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, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 9.3% Professionals, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 13.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 19.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 12.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 15.5% Sales Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 12.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 7.3% Labourers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 10.3% Inadequately described, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.7%
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, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +53 Professionals, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +75 Technicians and Trades Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +119 Community and Personal Service Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +40 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +63 Sales Workers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +31 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +26 Labourers, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -15 Inadequately described, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -6
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 Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (464 people or 19.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (378 people or 15.5%)
  • Professionals (317 people or 13.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,159 people in total or 47.5% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Onkaparinga employed 17.4% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 15.5% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 15.7% in Professionals.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (19.0% compared to 17.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (12.4% compared to 11.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (7.3% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (13.0% compared to 15.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights increased by 387 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights were for those employed as:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+119 persons)
  • Professionals (+75 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+63 persons)
  • Managers (+53 persons)