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Fullarton Ward

Occupation of employment

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

Fullarton 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 Fullarton 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
Fullarton Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Managers
44114.014.648915.815.8-48
Professionals
1,22338.938.11,18038.236.2+43
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers2658.48.02106.88.2+54
Community and Personal Service Workers
2778.88.52447.98.5+33
Clerical and Administrative Workers
40813.013.645514.714.1-48
Sales Workers
3039.69.02558.29.2+48
Machinery Operators And Drivers
361.11.7712.31.9-36
map this data in atlas.idLabourers1444.65.01565.05.0-12
Inadequately described
451.41.6321.01.1+13

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, Fullarton Ward: 14.0% Professionals, Fullarton Ward: 38.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Fullarton Ward: 8.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Fullarton Ward: 8.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Fullarton Ward: 13.0% Sales Workers, Fullarton Ward: 9.6% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Fullarton Ward: 1.1% Labourers, Fullarton Ward: 4.6% Inadequately described, Fullarton Ward: 1.4%
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, Fullarton Ward: -48 Professionals, Fullarton Ward: +43 Technicians and Trades Workers, Fullarton Ward: +54 Community and Personal Service Workers, Fullarton Ward: +33 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Fullarton Ward: -48 Sales Workers, Fullarton Ward: +48 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Fullarton Ward: -36 Labourers, Fullarton Ward: -12 Inadequately described, Fullarton Ward: +13
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 Fullarton Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,223 people or 38.9%)
  • Managers (441 people or 14.0%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (408 people or 13.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,072 people in total or 65.9% of the employed resident population.

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

There were no major differences between Fullarton Ward and City of Unley in 2011.

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Fullarton Ward increased by 49 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Fullarton Ward was for those employed as:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+54 persons)