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Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in the City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011 than any other occupation.

The City of Tea Tree Gully'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 the City of Tea Tree Gully'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
City of Tea Tree Gully - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%Greater Adelaide %Number%Greater Adelaide %2006 to 2011
Managers
5,11110.511.15,31610.911.5-205
Professionals
8,88218.321.68,28317.020.4+599
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers7,85316.214.07,95516.314.2-102
Community and Personal Service Workers
5,17210.710.74,7049.69.6+468
Clerical and Administrative Workers
8,87818.315.49,03018.515.8-152
Sales Workers
5,22210.89.95,41811.110.1-196
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2,6165.45.82,7755.76.0-159
map this data in atlas.idLabourers4,1948.69.94,6349.511.0-440
Inadequately described
6291.31.67211.51.5-92

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, Greater Adelaide: 11.1% Professionals, Greater Adelaide: 21.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Greater Adelaide: 14.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Greater Adelaide: 10.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Greater Adelaide: 15.4% Sales Workers, Greater Adelaide: 9.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Greater Adelaide: 5.8% Labourers, Greater Adelaide: 9.9% Inadequately described, Greater Adelaide: 1.6% Managers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.5% Professionals, City of Tea Tree Gully: 18.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 16.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 18.3% Sales Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.4% Labourers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.6% Inadequately described, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.3%
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, City of Tea Tree Gully: -205 Professionals, City of Tea Tree Gully: +599 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: -102 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: +468 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: -152 Sales Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: -196 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Tea Tree Gully: -159 Labourers, City of Tea Tree Gully: -440 Inadequately described, City of Tea Tree Gully: -92
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 City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (8,882 people or 18.3%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (8,878 people or 18.3%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (7,853 people or 16.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 25,613 people in total or 52.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, Greater Adelaide employed 21.6% in Professionals; 15.4% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 14.0% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of the City of Tea Tree Gully and Greater Adelaide were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (18.3% compared to 15.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (16.2% compared to 14.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (18.3% compared to 21.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (8.6% compared to 9.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in City of Tea Tree Gully decreased by 279 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in the City of Tea Tree Gully were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+599 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+468 persons)
  • Labourers (-440 persons)
  • Managers (-205 persons)