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Donvale

Industry sector of employment

More Donvale residents worked in retail trade than any other industry in 2011.

Donvale’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
Donvale - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing130.20.2270.50.3-14
Mining90.10.280.10.1+1
Manufacturing5048.27.95338.99.1-29
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services400.70.7360.60.5+4
Construction4767.77.54627.77.2+14
Wholesale trade3515.75.63515.86.30
Retail Trade76112.412.475812.613.1+3
Accommodation and Food Services3325.46.53355.66.3-3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1943.23.11783.03.0+16
Information Media and Telecommunications1442.42.21302.22.4+14
Financial and Insurance Services3625.95.73826.35.8-20
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services971.61.91131.91.7-16
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services67511.010.760710.110.0+68
Administrative and Support Services1903.13.01863.13.3+4
Public Administration and Safety2333.84.12023.43.9+31
Education and Training5298.68.34928.27.9+38
Health Care and Social Assistance73211.912.067011.110.9+62
Arts and Recreation Services951.61.61372.31.6-42
Other Services2704.43.92534.23.8+17
Inadequately described or not stated1382.22.41642.72.7-26

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 Manningham: 0.2% Mining, City of Manningham: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Manningham: 7.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Manningham: 0.7% Construction, City of Manningham: 7.5% Wholesale trade, City of Manningham: 5.6% Retail Trade, City of Manningham: 12.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Manningham: 6.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Manningham: 3.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Manningham: 2.2% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Manningham: 5.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Manningham: 1.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Manningham: 10.7% Administrative and Support Services, City of Manningham: 3.0% Public Administration and Safety, City of Manningham: 4.1% Education and Training, City of Manningham: 8.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Manningham: 12.0% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Manningham: 1.6% Other Services, City of Manningham: 3.9% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Manningham: 2.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Donvale: 0.2% Mining, Donvale: 0.1% Manufacturing, Donvale: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Donvale: 0.7% Construction, Donvale: 7.7% Wholesale trade, Donvale: 5.7% Retail Trade, Donvale: 12.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Donvale: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Donvale: 3.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Donvale: 2.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Donvale: 5.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Donvale: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Donvale: 11.0% Administrative and Support Services, Donvale: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Donvale: 3.8% Education and Training, Donvale: 8.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Donvale: 11.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Donvale: 1.6% Other Services, Donvale: 4.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Donvale: 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, Donvale: -14 Mining, Donvale: +1 Manufacturing, Donvale: -29 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Donvale: +4 Construction, Donvale: +14 Wholesale trade, Donvale: 0 Retail Trade, Donvale: +3 Accommodation and Food Services, Donvale: -3 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Donvale: +16 Information Media and Telecommunications, Donvale: +14 Financial and Insurance Services, Donvale: -20 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Donvale: -16 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Donvale: +68 Administrative and Support Services, Donvale: +4 Public Administration and Safety, Donvale: +31 Education and Training, Donvale: +38 Health Care and Social Assistance, Donvale: +62 Arts and Recreation Services, Donvale: -42 Other Services, Donvale: +17 Inadequately described or not stated, Donvale: -26
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 Donvale in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Retail Trade (761 people or 12.4%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (732 people or 11.9%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (675 people or 11.0%)

In combination, these three industries employed 2,168 people in total or 35.3% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Manningham employed 12.4% in Retail Trade; 12.0% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 10.7% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major difference between the jobs held by the population of Donvale and City of Manningham was:

  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (5.4% compared to 6.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Donvale increased by 123 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+68 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+62 persons)