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Modbury North

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Modbury North in 2011 than any other occupation.

Modbury 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 Modbury 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
Modbury North - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Managers
2318.210.52769.410.9-45
Professionals
50918.018.346715.917.0+42
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers45916.316.251917.716.3-60
Community and Personal Service Workers
31511.210.72588.89.6+57
Clerical and Administrative Workers
53018.818.357819.718.5-48
Sales Workers
29310.410.831710.811.1-24
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1665.95.41796.15.7-13
map this data in atlas.idLabourers30810.98.630010.29.5+8
Inadequately described
130.51.3381.31.5-25

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, Modbury North: 8.2% Professionals, Modbury North: 18.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, Modbury North: 16.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, Modbury North: 11.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Modbury North: 18.8% Sales Workers, Modbury North: 10.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Modbury North: 5.9% Labourers, Modbury North: 10.9% Inadequately described, Modbury North: 0.5%
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, Modbury North: -45 Professionals, Modbury North: +42 Technicians and Trades Workers, Modbury North: -60 Community and Personal Service Workers, Modbury North: +57 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Modbury North: -48 Sales Workers, Modbury North: -24 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Modbury North: -13 Labourers, Modbury North: +8 Inadequately described, Modbury North: -25
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 Modbury North in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (530 people or 18.8%)
  • Professionals (509 people or 18.0%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (459 people or 16.3%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,498 people in total or 53.0% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 18.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 18.3% in Professionals; and 16.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (10.9% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (8.2% compared to 10.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Modbury North decreased by 108 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-60 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+57 persons)