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Sandringham Major Activity Centre

Industry sector of employment

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

Sandringham 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
Sandringham Major Activity Centre - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.300.00.20
Mining40.40.440.50.30
Manufacturing646.67.3728.38.9-9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services50.50.880.90.5-3
Construction646.66.3556.35.8+9
Wholesale trade565.85.5546.15.9+3
Retail Trade879.09.7869.810.7+1
Accommodation and Food Services394.04.8475.44.8-8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing313.22.6263.02.7+4
Information Media and Telecommunications373.82.8283.23.0+8
Financial and Insurance Services707.36.6637.26.6+7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services272.82.5182.02.4+9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services15015.515.211012.614.2+40
Administrative and Support Services222.33.2222.53.2+1
Public Administration and Safety464.74.1303.43.8+16
Education and Training10410.79.59510.89.0+9
Health Care and Social Assistance969.911.210011.410.6-4
Arts and Recreation Services242.52.270.81.9+17
Other Services212.22.8222.52.80
Inadequately described or not stated202.12.1303.42.8-10

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, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0.0% Mining, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0.4% Manufacturing, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 6.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0.5% Construction, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 6.6% Wholesale trade, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 5.8% Retail Trade, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 9.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 4.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 3.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 3.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 7.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 2.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 15.5% Administrative and Support Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 4.7% Education and Training, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 10.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 9.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 2.5% Other Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 2.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 2.1%
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, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0 Mining, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0 Manufacturing, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: -9 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: -3 Construction, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +9 Wholesale trade, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +3 Retail Trade, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +1 Accommodation and Food Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: -8 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +4 Information Media and Telecommunications, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +8 Financial and Insurance Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +7 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +9 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +40 Administrative and Support Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +1 Public Administration and Safety, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +16 Education and Training, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +9 Health Care and Social Assistance, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: -4 Arts and Recreation Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +17 Other Services, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0 Inadequately described or not stated, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: -10
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 Sandringham Major Activity Centre in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (150 people or 15.5%)
  • Education and Training (104 people or 10.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (96 people or 9.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 350 people in total or 36.2% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Bayside employed 15.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 9.5% in Education and Training; and 11.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (10.7% compared to 9.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (9.9% compared to 11.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Sandringham Major Activity Centre increased by 89 between 2006 and 2011.

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