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Narre Warren South

Industry sector of employment

More Narre Warren South residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Narre Warren South’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
Narre Warren South - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing330.20.7690.60.8-36
Mining140.10.2240.20.2-10
Manufacturing2,39017.317.52,55520.620.3-166
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1921.41.11341.10.9+58
Construction1,3749.910.11,1219.09.5+253
Wholesale trade9326.76.58987.27.1+34
Retail Trade1,70212.311.81,65513.312.8+47
Accommodation and Food Services6975.04.84873.94.4+210
Transport, Postal and Warehousing7875.75.56975.65.8+90
Information Media and Telecommunications2381.71.52081.71.6+30
Financial and Insurance Services5694.13.44863.93.2+83
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1310.91.2940.81.2+37
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services6304.54.75424.44.2+88
Administrative and Support Services4563.33.34523.63.2+4
Public Administration and Safety5363.93.94613.73.6+75
Education and Training7555.55.55694.64.7+186
Health Care and Social Assistance1,3739.910.11,0268.38.3+347
Arts and Recreation Services1391.01.31201.01.1+19
Other Services5704.14.24453.64.0+125
Inadequately described or not stated3352.42.93572.93.1-22

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, Narre Warren South: 0.2% Mining, Narre Warren South: 0.1% Manufacturing, Narre Warren South: 17.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Narre Warren South: 1.4% Construction, Narre Warren South: 9.9% Wholesale trade, Narre Warren South: 6.7% Retail Trade, Narre Warren South: 12.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Narre Warren South: 5.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Narre Warren South: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Narre Warren South: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Narre Warren South: 4.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Narre Warren South: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Narre Warren South: 4.5% Administrative and Support Services, Narre Warren South: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, Narre Warren South: 3.9% Education and Training, Narre Warren South: 5.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Narre Warren South: 9.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Narre Warren South: 1.0% Other Services, Narre Warren South: 4.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Narre Warren South: 2.4%
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, Narre Warren South: -36 Mining, Narre Warren South: -10 Manufacturing, Narre Warren South: -166 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Narre Warren South: +58 Construction, Narre Warren South: +253 Wholesale trade, Narre Warren South: +34 Retail Trade, Narre Warren South: +47 Accommodation and Food Services, Narre Warren South: +210 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Narre Warren South: +90 Information Media and Telecommunications, Narre Warren South: +30 Financial and Insurance Services, Narre Warren South: +83 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Narre Warren South: +37 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Narre Warren South: +88 Administrative and Support Services, Narre Warren South: +4 Public Administration and Safety, Narre Warren South: +75 Education and Training, Narre Warren South: +186 Health Care and Social Assistance, Narre Warren South: +347 Arts and Recreation Services, Narre Warren South: +19 Other Services, Narre Warren South: +125 Inadequately described or not stated, Narre Warren South: -22
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 Narre Warren South in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (2,390 people or 17.3%)
  • Retail Trade (1,702 people or 12.3%)
  • Construction (1,374 people or 9.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 5,466 people in total or 39.5% 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 Construction.

There were no major differences between Narre Warren South and City of Casey in 2011.

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Narre Warren South increased by 1,451 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Narre Warren South were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+347 persons)
  • Construction (+253 persons)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+210 persons)
  • Education and Training (+186 persons)