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Elizabeth North

Occupation of employment

There were more labourers in Elizabeth North in 2011 than any other occupation.

Elizabeth North'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 Elizabeth North'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
Elizabeth North - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Managers
353.98.8394.09.0-4
Professionals
465.29.3606.18.6-14
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers10712.015.513513.715.6-28
Community and Personal Service Workers
13415.011.412612.810.0+8
Clerical and Administrative Workers
9410.513.610310.512.9-9
Sales Workers
11012.310.5858.610.1+25
Machinery Operators And Drivers
12814.311.914114.411.6-13
map this data in atlas.idLabourers21724.316.926326.920.1-46
Inadequately described
222.52.1292.92.0-7

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, Elizabeth North: 3.9% Professionals, Elizabeth North: 5.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Elizabeth North: 12.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Elizabeth North: 15.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Elizabeth North: 10.5% Sales Workers, Elizabeth North: 12.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Elizabeth North: 14.3% Labourers, Elizabeth North: 24.3% Inadequately described, Elizabeth North: 2.5%
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, Elizabeth North: -4 Professionals, Elizabeth North: -14 Technicians and Trades Workers, Elizabeth North: -28 Community and Personal Service Workers, Elizabeth North: +8 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Elizabeth North: -9 Sales Workers, Elizabeth North: +25 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Elizabeth North: -13 Labourers, Elizabeth North: -46 Inadequately described, Elizabeth North: -7
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 Elizabeth North in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Labourers (217 people or 24.3%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (134 people or 15.0%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (128 people or 14.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 479 people in total or 53.6% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Playford employed 16.9% in Labourers; 11.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers; and 11.9% in Machinery Operators And Drivers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Elizabeth North and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (24.3% compared to 16.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (15.0% compared to 11.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (3.9% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (5.2% compared to 9.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Elizabeth North decreased by 88 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Elizabeth North between 2006 and 2011.