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Golden Grove - Gould Creek

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Golden Grove - Gould Creek in 2011 than any other occupation.

Golden Grove - Gould Creek'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 Golden Grove - Gould Creek'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
Golden Grove - Gould Creek - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Managers
69313.810.564913.610.9+44
Professionals
99219.718.388718.517.0+106
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers65813.116.264513.516.3+13
Community and Personal Service Workers
53810.710.74679.89.6+71
Clerical and Administrative Workers
94518.818.388718.618.5+58
Sales Workers
61712.210.857712.111.1+39
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1983.95.42074.35.7-9
map this data in atlas.idLabourers3456.98.63978.39.5-52
Inadequately described
501.01.3641.31.5-13

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 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% Managers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 13.8% Professionals, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 19.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 13.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 10.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 18.8% Sales Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 12.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 3.9% Labourers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 6.9% Inadequately described, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.0%
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, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +44 Professionals, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +106 Technicians and Trades Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +13 Community and Personal Service Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +71 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +58 Sales Workers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +39 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -9 Labourers, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -52 Inadequately described, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -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 Golden Grove - Gould Creek in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (992 people or 19.7%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (945 people or 18.8%)
  • Managers (693 people or 13.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,630 people in total or 52.2% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 18.3% in Professionals; 18.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 10.5% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Golden Grove - Gould Creek and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (13.8% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (12.2% compared to 10.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (13.1% compared to 16.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (6.9% compared to 8.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Golden Grove - Gould Creek increased by 257 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Golden Grove - Gould Creek were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+106 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+71 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+58 persons)
  • Labourers (-52 persons)