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Pedare Ward

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Pedare Ward in 2011 than any other occupation.

Pedare 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 Pedare 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
Pedare Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Managers
1,31113.210.51,29013.210.9+21
Professionals
1,86518.818.31,75718.017.0+108
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers1,40914.216.21,37914.116.3+30
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,03910.510.79319.59.6+108
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,93519.518.31,85419.018.5+81
Sales Workers
1,14111.510.81,11311.411.1+28
Machinery Operators And Drivers
4204.25.44554.75.7-35
map this data in atlas.idLabourers7077.18.68418.69.5-134
Inadequately described
860.91.31331.41.5-47

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, Pedare Ward: 13.2% Professionals, Pedare Ward: 18.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Pedare Ward: 14.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, Pedare Ward: 10.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Pedare Ward: 19.5% Sales Workers, Pedare Ward: 11.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Pedare Ward: 4.2% Labourers, Pedare Ward: 7.1% Inadequately described, Pedare Ward: 0.9%
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, Pedare Ward: +21 Professionals, Pedare Ward: +108 Technicians and Trades Workers, Pedare Ward: +30 Community and Personal Service Workers, Pedare Ward: +108 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Pedare Ward: +81 Sales Workers, Pedare Ward: +28 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Pedare Ward: -35 Labourers, Pedare Ward: -134 Inadequately described, Pedare Ward: -47
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 Pedare Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,935 people or 19.5%)
  • Professionals (1,865 people or 18.8%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,409 people or 14.2%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 5,209 people in total or 52.5% 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 Pedare Ward and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (13.2% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (19.5% compared to 18.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (14.2% compared to 16.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.1% compared to 8.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Pedare Ward increased by 160 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Labourers (-134 persons)
  • Professionals (+108 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+108 persons)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+81 persons)