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Cranbourne North

Industry sector of employment

More Cranbourne North residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Cranbourne North’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
Cranbourne North - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing360.50.7481.00.8-12
Mining00.00.200.00.20
Manufacturing1,27718.017.599621.420.3+281
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services791.11.1471.00.9+32
Construction6749.510.13988.69.5+276
Wholesale trade5437.76.53958.57.1+148
Retail Trade90112.711.864013.812.8+261
Accommodation and Food Services3344.74.82284.94.4+106
Transport, Postal and Warehousing4686.65.53487.55.8+120
Information Media and Telecommunications1001.41.5641.41.6+36
Financial and Insurance Services2513.53.4912.03.2+160
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services620.91.2390.81.2+23
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2824.04.71373.04.2+145
Administrative and Support Services2443.43.31463.13.2+98
Public Administration and Safety2313.33.91543.33.6+77
Education and Training3364.75.51713.74.7+165
Health Care and Social Assistance7029.910.13768.18.3+326
Arts and Recreation Services670.91.3430.91.1+24
Other Services2814.04.21743.74.0+107
Inadequately described or not stated2253.22.91513.23.1+74

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, Cranbourne North: 0.5% Mining, Cranbourne North: 0.0% Manufacturing, Cranbourne North: 18.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cranbourne North: 1.1% Construction, Cranbourne North: 9.5% Wholesale trade, Cranbourne North: 7.7% Retail Trade, Cranbourne North: 12.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Cranbourne North: 4.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cranbourne North: 6.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cranbourne North: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Cranbourne North: 3.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cranbourne North: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cranbourne North: 4.0% Administrative and Support Services, Cranbourne North: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Cranbourne North: 3.3% Education and Training, Cranbourne North: 4.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cranbourne North: 9.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Cranbourne North: 0.9% Other Services, Cranbourne North: 4.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Cranbourne North: 3.2%
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, Cranbourne North: -12 Mining, Cranbourne North: 0 Manufacturing, Cranbourne North: +281 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cranbourne North: +32 Construction, Cranbourne North: +276 Wholesale trade, Cranbourne North: +148 Retail Trade, Cranbourne North: +261 Accommodation and Food Services, Cranbourne North: +106 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cranbourne North: +120 Information Media and Telecommunications, Cranbourne North: +36 Financial and Insurance Services, Cranbourne North: +160 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cranbourne North: +23 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cranbourne North: +145 Administrative and Support Services, Cranbourne North: +98 Public Administration and Safety, Cranbourne North: +77 Education and Training, Cranbourne North: +165 Health Care and Social Assistance, Cranbourne North: +326 Arts and Recreation Services, Cranbourne North: +24 Other Services, Cranbourne North: +107 Inadequately described or not stated, Cranbourne North: +74
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 Cranbourne North in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (1,277 people or 18.0%)
  • Retail Trade (901 people or 12.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (702 people or 9.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 2,880 people in total or 40.6% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Casey employed 17.5% in Manufacturing; 11.8% in Retail Trade; and 10.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in wholesale trade (7.7% compared to 6.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (6.6% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cranbourne North increased by 2,449 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+326 persons)
  • Manufacturing (+281 persons)
  • Construction (+276 persons)
  • Retail Trade (+261 persons)