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Deer Park District

Industry sector of employment

More Deer Park District residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Deer Park District’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
Deer Park District - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing240.20.3240.20.30
Mining30.00.190.10.1-6
Manufacturing2,65316.915.72,28721.519.3+366
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1480.90.9690.60.6+79
Construction1,1337.27.87417.07.3+392
Wholesale trade7334.74.55665.34.9+167
Retail Trade1,61410.311.11,12810.611.6+486
Accommodation and Food Services9315.96.66325.96.0+299
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,59810.29.29348.88.7+664
Information Media and Telecommunications2251.41.61861.81.8+39
Financial and Insurance Services7494.84.34043.83.9+345
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1490.91.1880.81.1+61
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services8115.24.93873.64.3+424
Administrative and Support Services6304.04.04494.24.3+181
Public Administration and Safety6364.04.54454.24.3+191
Education and Training6804.35.44254.04.9+255
Health Care and Social Assistance1,5219.79.18177.77.5+704
Arts and Recreation Services2311.51.51471.41.3+84
Other Services5593.63.74364.13.7+123
Inadequately described or not stated6814.33.84544.34.0+227

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 Brimbank: 0.3% Mining, City of Brimbank: 0.1% Manufacturing, City of Brimbank: 15.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Brimbank: 0.9% Construction, City of Brimbank: 7.8% Wholesale trade, City of Brimbank: 4.5% Retail Trade, City of Brimbank: 11.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Brimbank: 6.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Brimbank: 9.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Brimbank: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Brimbank: 4.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Brimbank: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Brimbank: 4.9% Administrative and Support Services, City of Brimbank: 4.0% Public Administration and Safety, City of Brimbank: 4.5% Education and Training, City of Brimbank: 5.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Brimbank: 9.1% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Brimbank: 1.5% Other Services, City of Brimbank: 3.7% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank: 3.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Deer Park District: 0.2% Mining, Deer Park District: 0.0% Manufacturing, Deer Park District: 16.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Deer Park District: 0.9% Construction, Deer Park District: 7.2% Wholesale trade, Deer Park District: 4.7% Retail Trade, Deer Park District: 10.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Deer Park District: 5.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Deer Park District: 10.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Deer Park District: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Deer Park District: 4.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Deer Park District: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Deer Park District: 5.2% Administrative and Support Services, Deer Park District: 4.0% Public Administration and Safety, Deer Park District: 4.0% Education and Training, Deer Park District: 4.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Deer Park District: 9.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Deer Park District: 1.5% Other Services, Deer Park District: 3.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Deer Park District: 4.3%
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, Deer Park District: 0 Mining, Deer Park District: -6 Manufacturing, Deer Park District: +366 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Deer Park District: +79 Construction, Deer Park District: +392 Wholesale trade, Deer Park District: +167 Retail Trade, Deer Park District: +486 Accommodation and Food Services, Deer Park District: +299 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Deer Park District: +664 Information Media and Telecommunications, Deer Park District: +39 Financial and Insurance Services, Deer Park District: +345 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Deer Park District: +61 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Deer Park District: +424 Administrative and Support Services, Deer Park District: +181 Public Administration and Safety, Deer Park District: +191 Education and Training, Deer Park District: +255 Health Care and Social Assistance, Deer Park District: +704 Arts and Recreation Services, Deer Park District: +84 Other Services, Deer Park District: +123 Inadequately described or not stated, Deer Park District: +227
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 Deer Park District in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (2,653 people or 16.9%)
  • Retail Trade (1,614 people or 10.3%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1,598 people or 10.2%)

In combination, these three industries employed 5,865 people in total or 37.3% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Brimbank employed 15.7% in Manufacturing; 11.1% in Retail Trade; and 9.2% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Deer Park District and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (16.9% compared to 15.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (10.2% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (4.3% compared to 5.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Deer Park District increased by 5,081 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Deer Park District were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+704 persons)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+664 persons)
  • Retail Trade (+486 persons)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+424 persons)