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Balmoral Ward

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Balmoral Ward in 2011 than any other occupation.

Balmoral Ward'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 Balmoral Ward'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
Balmoral Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Managers
5978.410.55748.210.9+23
Professionals
1,19516.818.31,12916.217.0+66
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers1,19516.816.21,18517.016.3+10
Community and Personal Service Workers
83211.710.771210.29.6+120
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,19516.818.31,18817.018.5+7
Sales Workers
74910.510.876110.911.1-12
Machinery Operators And Drivers
4706.65.44957.15.7-25
map this data in atlas.idLabourers78911.18.681411.79.5-25
Inadequately described
1041.51.31231.81.5-19

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, Balmoral Ward: 8.4% Professionals, Balmoral Ward: 16.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Balmoral Ward: 16.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Balmoral Ward: 11.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Balmoral Ward: 16.8% Sales Workers, Balmoral Ward: 10.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Balmoral Ward: 6.6% Labourers, Balmoral Ward: 11.1% Inadequately described, Balmoral Ward: 1.5%
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, Balmoral Ward: +23 Professionals, Balmoral Ward: +66 Technicians and Trades Workers, Balmoral Ward: +10 Community and Personal Service Workers, Balmoral Ward: +120 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Balmoral Ward: +7 Sales Workers, Balmoral Ward: -12 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Balmoral Ward: -25 Labourers, Balmoral Ward: -25 Inadequately described, Balmoral Ward: -19
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 Balmoral Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,195 people or 16.8%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,195 people or 16.8%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,195 people or 16.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 3,585 people in total or 50.3% of the employed resident population.

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

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Labourers (11.1% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (8.4% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (16.8% compared to 18.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (16.8% compared to 18.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Balmoral Ward increased by 146 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+120 persons)
  • Professionals (+66 persons)