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Occupation of employment

There were more technicians and trades workers in Andrews Farm in 2011 than any other occupation.

Andrews Farm'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 Andrews Farm'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
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OccupationNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Managers
2398.48.81368.89.0+103
Professionals
2147.59.3825.38.6+132
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers46416.315.522714.815.6+237
Community and Personal Service Workers
32311.411.41499.710.0+174
Clerical and Administrative Workers
41114.513.618912.312.9+222
Sales Workers
31711.210.517411.310.1+143
Machinery Operators And Drivers
35712.611.920413.311.6+153
map this data in atlas.idLabourers46216.316.934122.220.1+121
Inadequately described
521.82.1362.32.0+16

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 Playford: 8.8% Professionals, City of Playford: 9.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Playford: 15.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Playford: 11.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Playford: 13.6% Sales Workers, City of Playford: 10.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Playford: 11.9% Labourers, City of Playford: 16.9% Inadequately described, City of Playford: 2.1% Managers, Andrews Farm: 8.4% Professionals, Andrews Farm: 7.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Andrews Farm: 16.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Andrews Farm: 11.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Andrews Farm: 14.5% Sales Workers, Andrews Farm: 11.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Andrews Farm: 12.6% Labourers, Andrews Farm: 16.3% Inadequately described, Andrews Farm: 1.8%
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, Andrews Farm: +103 Professionals, Andrews Farm: +132 Technicians and Trades Workers, Andrews Farm: +237 Community and Personal Service Workers, Andrews Farm: +174 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Andrews Farm: +222 Sales Workers, Andrews Farm: +143 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Andrews Farm: +153 Labourers, Andrews Farm: +121 Inadequately described, Andrews Farm: +16
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 Andrews Farm in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (464 people or 16.3%)
  • Labourers (462 people or 16.3%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (411 people or 14.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,337 people in total or 47.1% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Playford employed 15.5% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 16.9% in Labourers; and 13.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major difference between the jobs held by the population of Andrews Farm and the City of Playford was:

  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (7.5% compared to 9.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Andrews Farm increased by 1,302 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Andrews Farm were for those employed as:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+237 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+222 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+174 persons)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+153 persons)