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Berwick - Beaconsfield

Industry sector of employment

More Berwick - Beaconsfield residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Berwick - Beaconsfield’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
Berwick - Beaconsfield - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing950.40.7480.50.8+47
Mining350.20.2330.30.2+2
Manufacturing3,01113.517.51,53414.820.3+1,477
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services2781.21.11111.10.9+167
Construction2,41010.810.11,08910.59.5+1,320
Wholesale trade1,4486.56.57857.57.1+663
Retail Trade2,68912.011.81,51514.612.8+1,174
Accommodation and Food Services9584.34.84053.94.4+553
Transport, Postal and Warehousing8113.65.53513.45.8+459
Information Media and Telecommunications3851.71.51571.51.6+227
Financial and Insurance Services9284.23.43963.83.2+531
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3581.61.21761.71.2+181
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,4036.34.76296.04.2+775
Administrative and Support Services6853.13.32932.83.2+392
Public Administration and Safety1,0024.53.93993.83.6+603
Education and Training1,7848.05.58217.94.7+963
Health Care and Social Assistance2,41710.810.19509.18.3+1,467
Arts and Recreation Services2841.31.31131.11.1+172
Other Services8884.04.23423.34.0+546
Inadequately described or not stated4852.22.92462.43.1+238

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, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 0.4% Mining, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 0.2% Manufacturing, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 13.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 1.2% Construction, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 10.8% Wholesale trade, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 6.5% Retail Trade, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 12.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 4.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 3.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 4.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 6.3% Administrative and Support Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 4.5% Education and Training, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 8.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 10.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 1.3% Other Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 4.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 2.2%
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, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +47 Mining, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +2 Manufacturing, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,477 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +167 Construction, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,320 Wholesale trade, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +663 Retail Trade, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,174 Accommodation and Food Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +553 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +459 Information Media and Telecommunications, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +227 Financial and Insurance Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +531 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +181 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +775 Administrative and Support Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +392 Public Administration and Safety, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +603 Education and Training, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +963 Health Care and Social Assistance, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +1,467 Arts and Recreation Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +172 Other Services, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +546 Inadequately described or not stated, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +238
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 Berwick - Beaconsfield in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (3,011 people or 13.5%)
  • Retail Trade (2,689 people or 12.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (2,417 people or 10.8%)

In combination, these three industries employed 8,117 people in total or 36.3% 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 Berwick - Beaconsfield and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (8.0% compared to 5.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (6.3% compared to 4.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (13.5% compared to 17.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (3.6% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Berwick - Beaconsfield increased by 11,958 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Berwick - Beaconsfield were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (+1,477 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+1,467 persons)
  • Construction (+1,320 persons)
  • Retail Trade (+1,174 persons)