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Elizabeth Vale

Occupation of employment

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

Elizabeth Vale'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 Vale'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 Vale - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Managers
404.28.8424.59.0-2
Professionals
788.19.3929.88.6-14
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers13814.515.515015.915.6-12
Community and Personal Service Workers
13614.311.410711.410.0+29
Clerical and Administrative Workers
11912.513.69410.012.9+25
Sales Workers
858.910.5879.210.1-2
Machinery Operators And Drivers
11512.111.912813.611.6-13
map this data in atlas.idLabourers20521.616.921923.220.1-14
Inadequately described
363.82.1232.42.0+13

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 Vale: 4.2% Professionals, Elizabeth Vale: 8.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Elizabeth Vale: 14.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Elizabeth Vale: 14.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Elizabeth Vale: 12.5% Sales Workers, Elizabeth Vale: 8.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Elizabeth Vale: 12.1% Labourers, Elizabeth Vale: 21.6% Inadequately described, Elizabeth Vale: 3.8%
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, Elizabeth Vale: -2 Professionals, Elizabeth Vale: -14 Technicians and Trades Workers, Elizabeth Vale: -12 Community and Personal Service Workers, Elizabeth Vale: +29 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Elizabeth Vale: +25 Sales Workers, Elizabeth Vale: -2 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Elizabeth Vale: -13 Labourers, Elizabeth Vale: -14 Inadequately described, Elizabeth Vale: +13
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 Vale in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Labourers (205 people or 21.6%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (138 people or 14.5%)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (136 people or 14.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 479 people in total or 50.4% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Playford employed 16.9% in Labourers; 15.5% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 11.4% in Community and Personal Service Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (21.6% compared to 16.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (14.3% compared to 11.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (4.2% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (8.9% compared to 10.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Elizabeth Vale increased by 11 between 2006 and 2011.

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