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Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair

Industry sector of employment

More Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair’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
Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing60.20.4180.70.5-12
Mining100.30.7130.50.4-3
Manufacturing34711.610.835113.013.4-4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services381.31.4421.61.2-4
Construction2398.07.62127.86.8+27
Wholesale trade1274.24.31084.04.4+19
Retail Trade30810.311.229611.012.0+12
Accommodation and Food Services1575.26.31395.15.9+18
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1705.74.91505.65.0+20
Information Media and Telecommunications451.51.7562.11.8-11
Financial and Insurance Services933.13.71013.73.8-8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services441.51.5431.61.5+1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1605.36.21365.05.6+24
Administrative and Support Services1023.43.6732.73.6+29
Public Administration and Safety2337.87.61766.57.0+57
Education and Training2157.27.52097.77.4+6
Health Care and Social Assistance47215.812.936313.411.9+109
Arts and Recreation Services401.31.7411.51.5-1
Other Services1224.14.21425.34.4-20
Inadequately described or not stated662.22.0331.22.0+33

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 Charles Sturt: 0.4% Mining, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Manufacturing, City of Charles Sturt: 10.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Charles Sturt: 1.4% Construction, City of Charles Sturt: 7.6% Wholesale trade, City of Charles Sturt: 4.3% Retail Trade, City of Charles Sturt: 11.2% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Charles Sturt: 6.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Charles Sturt: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Charles Sturt: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Charles Sturt: 3.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Charles Sturt: 1.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Charles Sturt: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, City of Charles Sturt: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Charles Sturt: 7.6% Education and Training, City of Charles Sturt: 7.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Charles Sturt: 12.9% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Charles Sturt: 1.7% Other Services, City of Charles Sturt: 4.2% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Charles Sturt: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 0.2% Mining, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 0.3% Manufacturing, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 11.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.3% Construction, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 8.0% Wholesale trade, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 4.2% Retail Trade, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 10.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 5.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 3.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 5.3% Administrative and Support Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 7.8% Education and Training, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 7.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 15.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.3% Other Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 4.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 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, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -12 Mining, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -3 Manufacturing, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -4 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -4 Construction, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +27 Wholesale trade, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +19 Retail Trade, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +12 Accommodation and Food Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +18 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +20 Information Media and Telecommunications, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -11 Financial and Insurance Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -8 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +24 Administrative and Support Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +29 Public Administration and Safety, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +57 Education and Training, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +6 Health Care and Social Assistance, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +109 Arts and Recreation Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -1 Other Services, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -20 Inadequately described or not stated, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +33
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 Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (472 people or 15.8%)
  • Manufacturing (347 people or 11.6%)
  • Retail Trade (308 people or 10.3%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,127 people in total or 37.6% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Charles Sturt employed 12.9% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 10.8% in Manufacturing; and 11.2% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (15.8% compared to 12.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (5.2% compared to 6.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair increased by 292 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+109 persons)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+57 persons)