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Langwarrin South

Industry sector of employment

More Langwarrin South residents worked in construction than any other industry in 2011.

Langwarrin 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
Langwarrin South - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing233.80.4173.40.4+6
Mining00.00.200.00.20
Manufacturing7712.814.07214.416.5+5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services40.71.030.60.8+1
Construction11719.511.69018.010.4+27
Wholesale trade233.85.4326.45.8-9
Retail Trade6811.312.35210.413.2+16
Accommodation and Food Services284.75.1214.25.1+7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing122.04.2214.24.6-9
Information Media and Telecommunications81.31.561.21.7+2
Financial and Insurance Services172.82.8112.22.7+6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services142.31.491.81.5+5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services345.74.9265.24.8+8
Administrative and Support Services152.53.430.63.2+12
Public Administration and Safety264.34.4214.24.4+5
Education and Training305.06.9357.06.2-5
Health Care and Social Assistance427.011.9469.210.6-4
Arts and Recreation Services162.71.561.21.2+10
Other Services233.84.3193.84.3+4
Inadequately described or not stated244.02.8112.22.6+13

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, Frankston City: 0.4% Mining, Frankston City: 0.2% Manufacturing, Frankston City: 14.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Frankston City: 1.0% Construction, Frankston City: 11.6% Wholesale trade, Frankston City: 5.4% Retail Trade, Frankston City: 12.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Frankston City: 5.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Frankston City: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Frankston City: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Frankston City: 2.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Frankston City: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Frankston City: 4.9% Administrative and Support Services, Frankston City: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Frankston City: 4.4% Education and Training, Frankston City: 6.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Frankston City: 11.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Frankston City: 1.5% Other Services, Frankston City: 4.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Frankston City: 2.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Langwarrin South: 3.8% Mining, Langwarrin South: 0.0% Manufacturing, Langwarrin South: 12.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Langwarrin South: 0.7% Construction, Langwarrin South: 19.5% Wholesale trade, Langwarrin South: 3.8% Retail Trade, Langwarrin South: 11.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Langwarrin South: 4.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Langwarrin South: 2.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Langwarrin South: 1.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Langwarrin South: 2.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Langwarrin South: 2.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Langwarrin South: 5.7% Administrative and Support Services, Langwarrin South: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Langwarrin South: 4.3% Education and Training, Langwarrin South: 5.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Langwarrin South: 7.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Langwarrin South: 2.7% Other Services, Langwarrin South: 3.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Langwarrin South: 4.0%
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, Langwarrin South: +6 Mining, Langwarrin South: 0 Manufacturing, Langwarrin South: +5 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Langwarrin South: +1 Construction, Langwarrin South: +27 Wholesale trade, Langwarrin South: -9 Retail Trade, Langwarrin South: +16 Accommodation and Food Services, Langwarrin South: +7 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Langwarrin South: -9 Information Media and Telecommunications, Langwarrin South: +2 Financial and Insurance Services, Langwarrin South: +6 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Langwarrin South: +5 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Langwarrin South: +8 Administrative and Support Services, Langwarrin South: +12 Public Administration and Safety, Langwarrin South: +5 Education and Training, Langwarrin South: -5 Health Care and Social Assistance, Langwarrin South: -4 Arts and Recreation Services, Langwarrin South: +10 Other Services, Langwarrin South: +4 Inadequately described or not stated, Langwarrin South: +13
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 Langwarrin South in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Construction (117 people or 19.5%)
  • Manufacturing (77 people or 12.8%)
  • Retail Trade (68 people or 11.3%)

In combination, these three industries employed 262 people in total or 43.6% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Frankston City employed 11.6% in Construction; 14.0% in Manufacturing; and 12.3% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Langwarrin South and Frankston City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (19.5% compared to 11.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in agriculture, forestry and fishing (3.8% compared to 0.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (7.0% compared to 11.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (2.0% compared to 4.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Langwarrin South increased by 100 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Langwarrin South between 2006 and 2011.