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Deer Park District

Industry sector of employment

More Deer Park District residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2016.

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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
Deer Park District - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing910.50.6240.20.3+67
Mining0--0.130.00.1-3
Manufacturing2,12212.310.92,65316.915.7-531
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1440.80.91480.90.9-4
Construction1,1686.87.71,1337.27.8+35
Retail Trade1,81610.510.51,61410.311.1+202
Wholesale trade6133.63.47334.74.5-120
Accommodation and Food Services1,1996.97.59315.96.6+268
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,76410.29.51,59810.29.2+166
Information Media and Telecommunications2631.51.52251.41.6+38
Financial and Insurance Services7304.23.67494.84.3-19
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services2171.31.31490.91.1+68
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services7934.64.78115.24.9-18
Administrative and Support Services7554.44.46304.04.0+125
Public Administration and Safety6593.84.46364.04.5+23
Education and Training8885.16.16804.35.4+208
Health Care and Social Assistance1,93711.29.91,5219.79.1+416
Arts and Recreation Services2391.41.62311.51.5+8
Other Services6463.74.25593.63.7+87
Inadequately described or not stated1,2197.17.26814.33.8+538

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 Brimbank: 0.6% Mining, City of Brimbank: 0.1% Manufacturing, City of Brimbank: 10.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Brimbank: 0.9% Construction, City of Brimbank: 7.7% Retail Trade, City of Brimbank: 10.5% Wholesale trade, City of Brimbank: 3.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Brimbank: 7.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Brimbank: 9.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Brimbank: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Brimbank: 3.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Brimbank: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Brimbank: 4.7% Administrative and Support Services, City of Brimbank: 4.4% Public Administration and Safety, City of Brimbank: 4.4% Education and Training, City of Brimbank: 6.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Brimbank: 9.9% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Brimbank: 1.6% Other Services, City of Brimbank: 4.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Deer Park District: 0.5% Manufacturing, Deer Park District: 12.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Deer Park District: 0.8% Construction, Deer Park District: 6.8% Retail Trade, Deer Park District: 10.5% Wholesale trade, Deer Park District: 3.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Deer Park District: 6.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Deer Park District: 10.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Deer Park District: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Deer Park District: 4.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Deer Park District: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Deer Park District: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Deer Park District: 4.4% Public Administration and Safety, Deer Park District: 3.8% Education and Training, Deer Park District: 5.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Deer Park District: 11.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Deer Park District: 1.4% Other Services, Deer Park District: 3.7%
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, Deer Park District: +67 Mining, Deer Park District: -3 Manufacturing, Deer Park District: -531 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Deer Park District: -4 Construction, Deer Park District: +35 Retail Trade, Deer Park District: +202 Wholesale trade, Deer Park District: -120 Accommodation and Food Services, Deer Park District: +268 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Deer Park District: +166 Information Media and Telecommunications, Deer Park District: +38 Financial and Insurance Services, Deer Park District: -19 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Deer Park District: +68 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Deer Park District: -18 Administrative and Support Services, Deer Park District: +125 Public Administration and Safety, Deer Park District: +23 Education and Training, Deer Park District: +208 Health Care and Social Assistance, Deer Park District: +416 Arts and Recreation Services, Deer Park District: +8 Other Services, Deer Park District: +87
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 Deer Park District in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (2,122 people or 12.3%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,937 people or 11.2%)
  • Retail Trade (1,816 people or 10.5%)

In combination, these three industries employed 5,875 people in total or 34.0% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Brimbank employed 10.9% in Manufacturing; 9.9% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 10.5% in Retail Trade.

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 (12.3% compared to 10.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (11.2% compared to 9.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Deer Park District increased by 1,554 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2011 and 2016 in Deer Park District were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-531 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+416 persons)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+268 persons)
  • Education and Training (+208 persons)

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