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Occupation of employment

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

Hillbank'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 Hillbank'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
Hillbank - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Managers
25210.08.826810.59.0-16
Professionals
37715.09.334713.68.6+30
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers42016.715.538515.115.6+35
Community and Personal Service Workers
29911.911.42469.610.0+53
Clerical and Administrative Workers
39415.713.645417.812.9-60
Sales Workers
2399.510.529011.410.1-51
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2028.011.92098.211.6-7
map this data in atlas.idLabourers28511.316.932112.620.1-36
Inadequately described
441.82.1321.32.0+12

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, Hillbank: 10.0% Professionals, Hillbank: 15.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Hillbank: 16.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Hillbank: 11.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Hillbank: 15.7% Sales Workers, Hillbank: 9.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Hillbank: 8.0% Labourers, Hillbank: 11.3% Inadequately described, Hillbank: 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, Hillbank: -16 Professionals, Hillbank: +30 Technicians and Trades Workers, Hillbank: +35 Community and Personal Service Workers, Hillbank: +53 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Hillbank: -60 Sales Workers, Hillbank: -51 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Hillbank: -7 Labourers, Hillbank: -36 Inadequately described, Hillbank: +12
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 Hillbank in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (420 people or 16.7%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (394 people or 15.7%)
  • Professionals (377 people or 15.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,191 people in total or 47.4% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Playford employed 15.5% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 13.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 9.3% in Professionals.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Professionals (15.0% compared to 9.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (15.7% compared to 13.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (11.3% compared to 16.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (8.0% compared to 11.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Hillbank decreased by 41 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-60 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+53 persons)
  • Sales Workers (-51 persons)