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Davoren Park - Elizabeth West

Occupation of employment

There were more labourers in Davoren Park - Elizabeth West in 2011 than any other occupation.

Davoren Park - Elizabeth West'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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West'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
Davoren Park - Elizabeth West - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Managers
694.08.8694.49.00
Professionals
1116.39.3624.08.6+48
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers24013.715.520713.315.6+33
Community and Personal Service Workers
20111.511.41489.510.0+53
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1609.113.61378.812.9+23
Sales Workers
17910.210.515510.010.1+23
Machinery Operators And Drivers
31117.811.924615.811.6+65
map this data in atlas.idLabourers42824.516.949031.420.1-61
Inadequately described
523.02.1473.02.0+5

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, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 4.0% Professionals, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 6.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 13.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 11.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 9.1% Sales Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 10.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 17.8% Labourers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 24.5% Inadequately described, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 3.0%
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, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0 Professionals, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +48 Technicians and Trades Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +33 Community and Personal Service Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +53 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +23 Sales Workers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +23 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +65 Labourers, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -61 Inadequately described, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +5
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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Labourers (428 people or 24.5%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (311 people or 17.8%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (240 people or 13.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 979 people in total or 56.0% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Playford employed 16.9% in Labourers; 11.9% in Machinery Operators And Drivers; and 15.5% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Davoren Park - Elizabeth West and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (24.5% compared to 16.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (17.8% compared to 11.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (4.0% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (9.1% compared to 13.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Davoren Park - Elizabeth West increased by 190 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Davoren Park - Elizabeth West were for those employed as:

  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+65 persons)
  • Labourers (-61 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+53 persons)