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Steventon Ward

Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Steventon Ward in 2016 than any other occupation.

Steventon 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 Steventon 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Steventon Ward - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Managers
88011.010.585510.610.5+25
Professionals
1,54419.419.01,43317.718.3+111
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers1,35117.015.31,42617.716.2-75
Community and Personal Service Workers
1,00412.612.285110.510.7+153
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,30416.416.81,47818.318.3-174
Sales Workers
7709.710.481410.110.8-44
Machinery Operators And Drivers
4235.35.54465.55.4-23
map this data in atlas.idLabourers6087.68.96668.28.6-58
Not stated or inadequately described
380.50.51051.31.3-67

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Occupation of employment, 2016
Occupation of employment, 2016 Managers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.5% Professionals, City of Tea Tree Gully: 19.0% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 15.3% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 12.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 16.8% Sales Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.4% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.5% Labourers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.9% Managers, Steventon Ward: 11.0% Professionals, Steventon Ward: 19.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Steventon Ward: 17.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Steventon Ward: 12.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Steventon Ward: 16.4% Sales Workers, Steventon Ward: 9.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Steventon Ward: 5.3% Labourers, Steventon Ward: 7.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in occupation of employment, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Steventon Ward: +25 Professionals, Steventon Ward: +111 Technicians and Trades Workers, Steventon Ward: -75 Community and Personal Service Workers, Steventon Ward: +153 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Steventon Ward: -174 Sales Workers, Steventon Ward: -44 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Steventon Ward: -23 Labourers, Steventon Ward: -58
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 Steventon Ward in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,544 people or 19.4%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,351 people or 17.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,304 people or 16.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,199 people in total or 52.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 19.0% in Professionals; 15.3% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 16.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (17.0% compared to 15.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.6% compared to 8.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Steventon Ward decreased by 104 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2011 and 2016 in Steventon Ward were for those employed as:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-174 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+153 persons)
  • Professionals (+111 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (-75 persons)

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