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Bass Hill - Lansdowne
Industry sector of employment

More Bass Hill - Lansdowne residents worked in retail trade than any other industry in 2011.

Bass Hill - Lansdowne’s industry statistics identify the industry sectors in which the residents work (which may be within the residing area or elsewhere). This will be influenced by the skill base and socio-economic status of the residents as well as the industries and employment opportunities present in the region.

When viewed in conjunction with Residents Place of Work data and Method of Travel to Work, industry sector statistics provide insights into the relationship between the economic and residential role of the area.

Derived from the two Census questions:

'What best describes the business of your employer?' and 'What are the main goods produced or main services provided by your employers business?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
Bass Hill - Lansdowne - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.130.10.1-3
Mining00.00.180.30.1-8
Manufacturing35711.511.441713.813.5-61
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services140.40.9351.20.9-21
Construction31110.08.42698.98.3+42
Wholesale trade1886.15.51846.15.9+4
Retail Trade36511.811.039213.011.6-27
Accommodation and Food Services1845.96.01525.05.5+32
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2839.18.32347.88.0+49
Information Media and Telecommunications531.72.0592.02.3-6
Financial and Insurance Services1424.65.11314.35.2+11
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services180.61.3391.31.4-22
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1635.35.71334.45.3+30
Administrative and Support Services792.63.2642.13.1+15
Public Administration and Safety1424.65.41404.65.2+2
Education and Training2046.66.61886.25.9+15
Health Care and Social Assistance2909.49.72488.28.4+41
Arts and Recreation Services391.31.3451.51.2-6
Other Services1585.14.51705.64.5-12
Inadequately described or not stated1073.53.41063.53.7+1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Industry sector of employment, 2011
Industry sector of employment, 2011 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bankstown City: 0.1% Mining, Bankstown City: 0.1% Manufacturing, Bankstown City: 11.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bankstown City: 0.9% Construction, Bankstown City: 8.4% Wholesale trade, Bankstown City: 5.5% Retail Trade, Bankstown City: 11.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Bankstown City: 6.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bankstown City: 8.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bankstown City: 2.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Bankstown City: 5.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bankstown City: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bankstown City: 5.7% Administrative and Support Services, Bankstown City: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Bankstown City: 5.4% Education and Training, Bankstown City: 6.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bankstown City: 9.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Bankstown City: 1.3% Other Services, Bankstown City: 4.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Bankstown City: 3.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 0.0% Mining, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 0.0% Manufacturing, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 11.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 0.4% Construction, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 10.0% Wholesale trade, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 6.1% Retail Trade, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 11.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 5.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 9.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 4.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 5.3% Administrative and Support Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 4.6% Education and Training, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 6.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 9.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 1.3% Other Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 5.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 3.5%
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 industry sector of employment, 2006 to 2011
Change in industry sector of employment, 2006 to 2011 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -3 Mining, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -8 Manufacturing, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -61 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -21 Construction, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +42 Wholesale trade, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +4 Retail Trade, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -27 Accommodation and Food Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +32 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +49 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -6 Financial and Insurance Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +11 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -22 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +30 Administrative and Support Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +15 Public Administration and Safety, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +2 Education and Training, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +15 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +41 Arts and Recreation Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -6 Other Services, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -12 Inadequately described or not stated, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +1
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 Bass Hill - Lansdowne in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Retail Trade (365 people or 11.8%)
  • Manufacturing (357 people or 11.5%)
  • Construction (311 people or 10.0%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,033 people in total or 33.4% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Bankstown City employed 11.0% in Retail Trade; 11.4% in Manufacturing; and 8.4% in Construction.

The major difference between the jobs held by the population of Bass Hill - Lansdowne and Bankstown City was:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (10.0% compared to 8.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bass Hill - Lansdowne increased by 80 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Bass Hill - Lansdowne was for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-61 persons)