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Developing East Arnhem Limited area

Industry sector of employment

More Developing East Arnhem Limited area residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Developing East Arnhem Limited area’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
Developing East Arnhem Limited area - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%Greater Darwin %Number%Greater Darwin %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing160.40.9220.51.4-6
Mining1874.42.21222.91.6+65
Manufacturing66115.64.269316.54.7-32
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services80.21.6250.60.7-17
Construction2606.19.13979.47.8-137
Wholesale trade60.12.7220.53.0-16
Retail Trade2846.78.62315.59.7+53
Accommodation and Food Services1032.46.01373.36.0-34
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1092.65.41222.95.3-13
Information Media and Telecommunications110.31.3200.51.7-9
Financial and Insurance Services160.41.6240.62.0-8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services170.41.7120.31.7+5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services561.35.6711.75.3-15
Administrative and Support Services852.03.21232.93.1-38
Public Administration and Safety65215.421.61,00824.021.1-356
Education and Training55813.27.82937.08.5+265
Health Care and Social Assistance43810.49.347711.38.1-39
Arts and Recreation Services842.02.0150.42.2+69
Other Services49611.73.7801.93.7+416
Inadequately described or not stated1834.31.53147.52.5-131

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, Greater Darwin: 0.9% Mining, Greater Darwin: 2.2% Manufacturing, Greater Darwin: 4.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Darwin: 1.6% Construction, Greater Darwin: 9.1% Wholesale trade, Greater Darwin: 2.7% Retail Trade, Greater Darwin: 8.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Darwin: 6.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Darwin: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Darwin: 1.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Darwin: 1.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Darwin: 1.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Darwin: 5.6% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Darwin: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Darwin: 21.6% Education and Training, Greater Darwin: 7.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Darwin: 9.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Darwin: 2.0% Other Services, Greater Darwin: 3.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Greater Darwin: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.4% Mining, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 4.4% Manufacturing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 15.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.2% Construction, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 6.1% Wholesale trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.1% Retail Trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 6.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 1.3% Administrative and Support Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.0% Public Administration and Safety, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 15.4% Education and Training, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 13.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 10.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.0% Other Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 11.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 4.3%
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, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -6 Mining, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +65 Manufacturing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -32 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -17 Construction, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -137 Wholesale trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -16 Retail Trade, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +53 Accommodation and Food Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -34 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -13 Information Media and Telecommunications, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -9 Financial and Insurance Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -8 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +5 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -15 Administrative and Support Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -38 Public Administration and Safety, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -356 Education and Training, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +265 Health Care and Social Assistance, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -39 Arts and Recreation Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +69 Other Services, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +416 Inadequately described or not stated, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -131
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 Developing East Arnhem Limited area in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (661 people or 15.6%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (652 people or 15.4%)
  • Education and Training (558 people or 13.2%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,871 people in total or 44.2% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Greater Darwin employed 4.2% in Manufacturing; 21.6% in Public Administration and Safety; and 7.8% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Developing East Arnhem Limited area and Greater Darwin were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (15.6% compared to 4.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in other services (11.7% compared to 3.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (13.2% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (15.4% compared to 21.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Developing East Arnhem Limited area increased by 22 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Developing East Arnhem Limited area were for those employed in:

  • Other Services (+416 persons)
  • Public Administration and Safety (-356 persons)
  • Education and Training (+265 persons)
  • Construction (-137 persons)

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