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Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton in 2011 than any other occupation.

Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton'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 Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton'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
Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Managers
25412.010.524211.910.9+12
Professionals
40419.218.337618.417.0+28
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers34616.416.233616.416.3+11
Community and Personal Service Workers
24211.510.722711.19.6+15
Clerical and Administrative Workers
35116.718.334917.118.5+3
Sales Workers
1989.410.820310.011.1-5
Machinery Operators And Drivers
1065.05.4904.45.7+16
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1788.48.61738.59.5+5
Inadequately described
281.31.3452.21.5-17

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, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 12.0% Professionals, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 19.2% Technicians and Trades Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 16.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 11.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 16.7% Sales Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 9.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 5.0% Labourers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 8.4% Inadequately described, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 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, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +12 Professionals, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +28 Technicians and Trades Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +11 Community and Personal Service Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +15 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +3 Sales Workers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -5 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +16 Labourers, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +5 Inadequately described, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -17
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 Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (404 people or 19.2%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (351 people or 16.7%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (346 people or 16.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,101 people in total or 52.3% 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 16.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (12.0% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (16.7% compared to 18.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (9.4% compared to 10.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton increased by 67 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton between 2006 and 2011.