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Occupation of employment

There were more professionals in Kings Park in 2011 than any other occupation.

Kings Park'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 Kings Park'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
Kings Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Managers
3412.514.64618.915.8-12
Professionals
10438.438.18836.136.2+16
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers186.68.072.98.2+11
Community and Personal Service Workers
3312.28.52610.78.5+7
Clerical and Administrative Workers
4315.913.63313.514.1+10
Sales Workers
3011.19.0239.49.2+7
Machinery Operators And Drivers
00.01.793.71.9-9
map this data in atlas.idLabourers93.35.093.75.00
Inadequately described
00.01.631.21.1-3

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 Unley: 14.6% Professionals, City of Unley: 38.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Unley: 8.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Unley: 8.5% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Unley: 13.6% Sales Workers, City of Unley: 9.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Unley: 1.7% Labourers, City of Unley: 5.0% Inadequately described, City of Unley: 1.6% Managers, Kings Park: 12.5% Professionals, Kings Park: 38.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, Kings Park: 6.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Kings Park: 12.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Kings Park: 15.9% Sales Workers, Kings Park: 11.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Kings Park: 0.0% Labourers, Kings Park: 3.3% Inadequately described, Kings Park: 0.0%
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, Kings Park: -12 Professionals, Kings Park: +16 Technicians and Trades Workers, Kings Park: +11 Community and Personal Service Workers, Kings Park: +7 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Kings Park: +10 Sales Workers, Kings Park: +7 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Kings Park: -9 Labourers, Kings Park: 0 Inadequately described, Kings Park: -3
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 Kings Park in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (104 people or 38.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (43 people or 15.9%)
  • Managers (34 people or 12.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 181 people in total or 66.8% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Unley employed 38.1% in Professionals; 13.6% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 14.6% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Kings Park and the City of Unley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (12.2% compared to 8.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (15.9% compared to 13.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Sales Workers (11.1% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (12.5% compared to 14.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Kings Park increased by 27 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Kings Park between 2006 and 2011.