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Williamstown North - The Rifle Range

Industry sector of employment

More Williamstown North - The Rifle Range residents worked in professional, scientific and technical services than any other industry in 2011.

Williamstown North - The Rifle Range’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
Williamstown North - The Rifle Range - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%Hobsons Bay City %Number%Hobsons Bay City %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.200.00.20
Mining40.20.2201.00.2-16
Manufacturing2099.711.320910.614.00
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services180.80.9140.70.7+4
Construction1336.27.7934.76.7+40
Wholesale trade823.84.6844.25.1-2
Retail Trade1617.59.11708.69.9-10
Accommodation and Food Services1195.55.81095.55.4+10
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1376.47.51196.07.8+18
Information Media and Telecommunications492.32.4432.22.6+6
Financial and Insurance Services1326.24.91035.24.6+29
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services482.21.5402.01.5+8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services23510.98.21929.77.4+43
Administrative and Support Services612.83.6562.83.9+5
Public Administration and Safety1657.76.41718.66.4-6
Education and Training2059.57.81909.67.0+15
Health Care and Social Assistance2149.99.422011.18.7-6
Arts and Recreation Services542.52.1392.01.9+15
Other Services683.13.4653.33.3+3
Inadequately described or not stated562.62.7422.12.9+14

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, Hobsons Bay City: 0.2% Mining, Hobsons Bay City: 0.2% Manufacturing, Hobsons Bay City: 11.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hobsons Bay City: 0.9% Construction, Hobsons Bay City: 7.7% Wholesale trade, Hobsons Bay City: 4.6% Retail Trade, Hobsons Bay City: 9.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Hobsons Bay City: 5.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hobsons Bay City: 7.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Hobsons Bay City: 2.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Hobsons Bay City: 4.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hobsons Bay City: 1.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hobsons Bay City: 8.2% Administrative and Support Services, Hobsons Bay City: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, Hobsons Bay City: 6.4% Education and Training, Hobsons Bay City: 7.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Hobsons Bay City: 9.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Hobsons Bay City: 2.1% Other Services, Hobsons Bay City: 3.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Hobsons Bay City: 2.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.0% Mining, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.2% Manufacturing, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 9.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.8% Construction, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 6.2% Wholesale trade, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 3.8% Retail Trade, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 7.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 5.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 6.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 6.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 2.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 10.9% Administrative and Support Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 7.7% Education and Training, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 9.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 9.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 2.5% Other Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 3.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 2.6%
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, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0 Mining, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -16 Manufacturing, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +4 Construction, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +40 Wholesale trade, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -2 Retail Trade, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -10 Accommodation and Food Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +10 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +18 Information Media and Telecommunications, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +6 Financial and Insurance Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +29 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +8 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +43 Administrative and Support Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +5 Public Administration and Safety, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -6 Education and Training, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +15 Health Care and Social Assistance, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -6 Arts and Recreation Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +15 Other Services, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +3 Inadequately described or not stated, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +14
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 Williamstown North - The Rifle Range in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (235 people or 10.9%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (214 people or 9.9%)
  • Manufacturing (209 people or 9.7%)

In combination, these three industries employed 658 people in total or 30.6% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Hobsons Bay City employed 8.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 9.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 11.3% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Williamstown North - The Rifle Range and Hobsons Bay City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (10.9% compared to 8.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (9.5% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in retail trade (7.5% compared to 9.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (9.7% compared to 11.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range increased by 170 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range between 2006 and 2011.