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Industry sector of employment

More Casey Coast residents worked in construction than any other industry in 2011.

Casey Coast’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
Casey Coast - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing573.00.7473.20.8+10
Mining110.60.280.50.2+3
Manufacturing29415.717.526217.920.3+33
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services201.11.140.30.9+16
Construction31116.610.122615.49.5+86
Wholesale trade1216.56.51188.17.1+3
Retail Trade1789.511.81268.612.8+52
Accommodation and Food Services583.14.8392.74.4+19
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1206.45.5926.35.8+28
Information Media and Telecommunications120.61.550.41.6+7
Financial and Insurance Services181.03.4241.63.2-6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services241.31.2251.71.20
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services462.54.7624.24.2-16
Administrative and Support Services633.43.3372.63.2+26
Public Administration and Safety723.83.9624.33.6+9
Education and Training1025.45.5583.94.7+44
Health Care and Social Assistance1648.710.11087.48.3+56
Arts and Recreation Services412.21.3312.11.1+9
Other Services764.04.2704.84.0+6
Inadequately described or not stated924.92.9604.13.1+32

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 Casey: 0.7% Mining, City of Casey: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Casey: 17.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Casey: 1.1% Construction, City of Casey: 10.1% Wholesale trade, City of Casey: 6.5% Retail Trade, City of Casey: 11.8% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Casey: 4.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Casey: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Casey: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Casey: 3.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Casey: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Casey: 4.7% Administrative and Support Services, City of Casey: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, City of Casey: 3.9% Education and Training, City of Casey: 5.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Casey: 10.1% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Casey: 1.3% Other Services, City of Casey: 4.2% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Casey: 2.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Casey Coast: 3.0% Mining, Casey Coast: 0.6% Manufacturing, Casey Coast: 15.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Casey Coast: 1.1% Construction, Casey Coast: 16.6% Wholesale trade, Casey Coast: 6.5% Retail Trade, Casey Coast: 9.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Casey Coast: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Casey Coast: 6.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Casey Coast: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Casey Coast: 1.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Casey Coast: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Casey Coast: 2.5% Administrative and Support Services, Casey Coast: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Casey Coast: 3.8% Education and Training, Casey Coast: 5.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Casey Coast: 8.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Casey Coast: 2.2% Other Services, Casey Coast: 4.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Casey Coast: 4.9%
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, Casey Coast: +10 Mining, Casey Coast: +3 Manufacturing, Casey Coast: +33 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Casey Coast: +16 Construction, Casey Coast: +86 Wholesale trade, Casey Coast: +3 Retail Trade, Casey Coast: +52 Accommodation and Food Services, Casey Coast: +19 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Casey Coast: +28 Information Media and Telecommunications, Casey Coast: +7 Financial and Insurance Services, Casey Coast: -6 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Casey Coast: 0 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Casey Coast: -16 Administrative and Support Services, Casey Coast: +26 Public Administration and Safety, Casey Coast: +9 Education and Training, Casey Coast: +44 Health Care and Social Assistance, Casey Coast: +56 Arts and Recreation Services, Casey Coast: +9 Other Services, Casey Coast: +6 Inadequately described or not stated, Casey Coast: +32
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 Casey Coast in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Construction (311 people or 16.6%)
  • Manufacturing (294 people or 15.7%)
  • Retail Trade (178 people or 9.5%)

In combination, these three industries employed 783 people in total or 41.7% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 10.1% in Construction; 17.5% in Manufacturing; and 11.8% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Casey Coast and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (16.6% compared to 10.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in agriculture, forestry and fishing (3.0% compared to 0.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in financial and insurance services (1.0% compared to 3.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in retail trade (9.5% compared to 11.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Casey Coast increased by 416 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Casey Coast were for those employed in:

  • Construction (+86 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+56 persons)
  • Retail Trade (+52 persons)