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Clarence Park Ward

Occupation of employment

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

Clarence Park 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 Clarence Park 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
Clarence Park Ward - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
OccupationNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2011 to 2016
Managers
38212.915.442014.114.6-38
Professionals
1,01434.338.51,15138.638.1-136
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers2909.87.52568.68.0+34
Community and Personal Service Workers
33711.49.82668.98.5+71
Clerical and Administrative Workers
40313.612.438713.013.6+15
Sales Workers
2438.28.62839.59.0-40
Machinery Operators And Drivers
692.41.6321.11.7+37
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1866.34.91374.65.0+49
Not stated or inadequately described
80.30.5431.51.6-35

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 Unley: 15.4% Professionals, City of Unley: 38.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Unley: 7.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Unley: 9.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Unley: 12.4% Sales Workers, City of Unley: 8.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Unley: 1.6% Labourers, City of Unley: 4.9% Managers, Clarence Park Ward: 12.9% Professionals, Clarence Park Ward: 34.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Clarence Park Ward: 9.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, Clarence Park Ward: 11.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clarence Park Ward: 13.6% Sales Workers, Clarence Park Ward: 8.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clarence Park Ward: 2.4% Labourers, Clarence Park Ward: 6.3%
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, Clarence Park Ward: -38 Professionals, Clarence Park Ward: -136 Technicians and Trades Workers, Clarence Park Ward: +34 Community and Personal Service Workers, Clarence Park Ward: +71 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Clarence Park Ward: +15 Sales Workers, Clarence Park Ward: -40 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Clarence Park Ward: +37 Labourers, Clarence Park Ward: +49
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 Clarence Park Ward in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,014 people or 34.3%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (403 people or 13.6%)
  • Managers (382 people or 12.9%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,799 people in total or 60.9% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Unley employed 38.5% in Professionals; 12.4% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 15.4% in Managers.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (9.8% compared to 7.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (11.4% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Professionals (34.3% compared to 38.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Managers (12.9% compared to 15.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Clarence Park Ward decreased by 22 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (-136 persons)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+71 persons)

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