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Sandringham Activity Centre

Industry sector of employment

More Sandringham Activity Centre residents worked in professional, scientific and technical services than any other industry in 2016.

Sandringham 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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
Sandringham Activity Centre - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing40.40.30--0.3+4
Mining10.20.440.40.4-2
Manufacturing424.25.3636.67.3-21
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services20.20.950.50.8-3
Construction717.16.4646.66.3+7
Retail Trade919.09.1869.09.7+5
Wholesale trade333.33.8565.85.5-22
Accommodation and Food Services545.45.1394.04.8+16
Transport, Postal and Warehousing303.02.7303.22.60
Information Media and Telecommunications292.92.8363.82.8-7
Financial and Insurance Services575.76.9707.36.6-13
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services282.82.9262.82.5+1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services13613.514.915015.515.2-14
Administrative and Support Services363.63.1222.33.2+14
Public Administration and Safety555.54.1454.74.1+9
Education and Training11811.79.910310.79.5+14
Health Care and Social Assistance12011.911.4969.911.2+25
Arts and Recreation Services262.72.7242.52.2+3
Other Services262.62.7212.22.8+5
Inadequately described or not stated434.34.7202.12.1+24

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Industry sector of employment, 2016
Industry sector of employment, 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Bayside: 0.3% Mining, City of Bayside: 0.4% Manufacturing, City of Bayside: 5.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Bayside: 0.9% Construction, City of Bayside: 6.4% Retail Trade, City of Bayside: 9.1% Wholesale trade, City of Bayside: 3.8% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Bayside: 5.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Bayside: 2.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Bayside: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Bayside: 6.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Bayside: 2.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Bayside: 14.9% Administrative and Support Services, City of Bayside: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, City of Bayside: 4.1% Education and Training, City of Bayside: 9.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Bayside: 11.4% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Bayside: 2.7% Other Services, City of Bayside: 2.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Sandringham Activity Centre: 0.4% Mining, Sandringham Activity Centre: 0.2% Manufacturing, Sandringham Activity Centre: 4.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 0.2% Construction, Sandringham Activity Centre: 7.1% Retail Trade, Sandringham Activity Centre: 9.0% Wholesale trade, Sandringham Activity Centre: 3.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sandringham Activity Centre: 3.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Sandringham Activity Centre: 2.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 5.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 2.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 13.5% Administrative and Support Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, Sandringham Activity Centre: 5.5% Education and Training, Sandringham Activity Centre: 11.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Sandringham Activity Centre: 11.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 2.7% Other Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: 2.6%
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 industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Sandringham Activity Centre: +4 Mining, Sandringham Activity Centre: -2 Manufacturing, Sandringham Activity Centre: -21 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: -3 Construction, Sandringham Activity Centre: +7 Retail Trade, Sandringham Activity Centre: +5 Wholesale trade, Sandringham Activity Centre: -22 Accommodation and Food Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: +16 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sandringham Activity Centre: 0 Information Media and Telecommunications, Sandringham Activity Centre: -7 Financial and Insurance Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: -13 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: +1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: -14 Administrative and Support Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: +14 Public Administration and Safety, Sandringham Activity Centre: +9 Education and Training, Sandringham Activity Centre: +14 Health Care and Social Assistance, Sandringham Activity Centre: +25 Arts and Recreation Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: +3 Other Services, Sandringham Activity Centre: +5
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 Sandringham Activity Centre in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (136 people or 13.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (120 people or 11.9%)
  • Education and Training (118 people or 11.7%)

In combination, these three industries employed 374 people in total or 37.1% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Bayside employed 14.9% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 11.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 9.9% in Education and Training.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (11.7% compared to 9.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (5.5% compared to 4.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (13.5% compared to 14.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in financial and insurance services (5.7% compared to 6.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Sandringham Activity Centre increased by 46 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Sandringham Activity Centre between 2011 and 2016.

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