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Bay Street Major Activity Centre

Industry sector of employment

More Bay Street Major Activity Centre residents worked in professional, scientific and technical services than any other industry in 2011.

Bay Street Major Activity Centre’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
Bay Street Major Activity Centre - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.360.70.2-6
Mining80.90.420.20.3+6
Manufacturing566.27.3738.58.9-18
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services30.30.810.10.5+2
Construction505.66.3374.35.8+13
Wholesale trade394.35.5445.15.9-6
Retail Trade879.79.79811.310.7-11
Accommodation and Food Services566.34.8404.64.8+16
Transport, Postal and Warehousing262.92.6303.42.7-3
Information Media and Telecommunications364.02.8384.43.0-2
Financial and Insurance Services839.26.6596.76.6+24
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services222.42.5222.52.40
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services14716.415.214016.214.2+6
Administrative and Support Services313.43.2303.53.20
Public Administration and Safety303.34.1374.33.8-7
Education and Training819.09.5536.19.0+28
Health Care and Social Assistance9510.611.2708.010.6+26
Arts and Recreation Services121.42.2303.51.9-18
Other Services212.42.8192.22.8+2
Inadequately described or not stated151.72.1404.62.8-25

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, City of Bayside: 0.3% Mining, City of Bayside: 0.4% Manufacturing, City of Bayside: 7.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Bayside: 0.8% Construction, City of Bayside: 6.3% Wholesale trade, City of Bayside: 5.5% Retail Trade, City of Bayside: 9.7% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Bayside: 4.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Bayside: 2.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Bayside: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Bayside: 6.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Bayside: 2.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Bayside: 15.2% Administrative and Support Services, City of Bayside: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, City of Bayside: 4.1% Education and Training, City of Bayside: 9.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Bayside: 11.2% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Bayside: 2.2% Other Services, City of Bayside: 2.8% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Bayside: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 0.0% Mining, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 0.9% Manufacturing, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 6.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 0.3% Construction, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 5.6% Wholesale trade, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 4.3% Retail Trade, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 9.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 6.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 2.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 4.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 9.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 2.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 16.4% Administrative and Support Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 3.3% Education and Training, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 9.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 10.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 1.4% Other Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 2.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 1.7%
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, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -6 Mining, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +6 Manufacturing, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -18 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +2 Construction, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +13 Wholesale trade, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -6 Retail Trade, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -11 Accommodation and Food Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +16 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -3 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -2 Financial and Insurance Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +24 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 0 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +6 Administrative and Support Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 0 Public Administration and Safety, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -7 Education and Training, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +28 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +26 Arts and Recreation Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -18 Other Services, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +2 Inadequately described or not stated, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -25
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 Bay Street Major Activity Centre in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (147 people or 16.4%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (95 people or 10.6%)
  • Retail Trade (87 people or 9.7%)

In combination, these three industries employed 329 people in total or 36.7% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Bayside employed 15.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 11.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 9.7% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Bay Street Major Activity Centre and City of Bayside were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in financial and insurance services (9.2% compared to 6.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (6.3% compared to 4.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in information media and telecommunications (4.0% compared to 2.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in wholesale trade (4.3% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bay Street Major Activity Centre increased by 27 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Bay Street Major Activity Centre between 2006 and 2011.

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