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Templestowe Lower

Industry sector of employment

More Templestowe Lower residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Templestowe Lower’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
Templestowe Lower - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.2220.40.3-22
Mining40.10.260.10.1-2
Manufacturing4968.37.95308.79.1-34
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services310.50.7230.40.5+8
Construction4187.07.54237.07.2-5
Wholesale trade3485.85.63605.96.3-12
Retail Trade71111.912.477512.713.1-64
Accommodation and Food Services3646.16.53706.16.3-5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2063.43.11953.23.0+11
Information Media and Telecommunications1502.52.21762.92.4-26
Financial and Insurance Services3626.05.73505.85.8+13
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services991.61.91181.91.7-20
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services66811.210.76049.910.0+65
Administrative and Support Services1702.83.01863.13.3-15
Public Administration and Safety2784.64.12343.93.9+43
Education and Training5379.08.35358.87.9+3
Health Care and Social Assistance73712.312.066010.910.9+77
Arts and Recreation Services961.61.61242.01.6-28
Other Services2073.53.92393.93.8-32
Inadequately described or not stated1101.82.41482.42.7-37

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, Templestowe Lower: 0.0% Mining, Templestowe Lower: 0.1% Manufacturing, Templestowe Lower: 8.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Templestowe Lower: 0.5% Construction, Templestowe Lower: 7.0% Wholesale trade, Templestowe Lower: 5.8% Retail Trade, Templestowe Lower: 11.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Templestowe Lower: 6.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Templestowe Lower: 3.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Templestowe Lower: 2.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Templestowe Lower: 6.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Templestowe Lower: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Templestowe Lower: 11.2% Administrative and Support Services, Templestowe Lower: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Templestowe Lower: 4.6% Education and Training, Templestowe Lower: 9.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Templestowe Lower: 12.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Templestowe Lower: 1.6% Other Services, Templestowe Lower: 3.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Templestowe Lower: 1.8%
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, Templestowe Lower: -22 Mining, Templestowe Lower: -2 Manufacturing, Templestowe Lower: -34 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Templestowe Lower: +8 Construction, Templestowe Lower: -5 Wholesale trade, Templestowe Lower: -12 Retail Trade, Templestowe Lower: -64 Accommodation and Food Services, Templestowe Lower: -5 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Templestowe Lower: +11 Information Media and Telecommunications, Templestowe Lower: -26 Financial and Insurance Services, Templestowe Lower: +13 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Templestowe Lower: -20 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Templestowe Lower: +65 Administrative and Support Services, Templestowe Lower: -15 Public Administration and Safety, Templestowe Lower: +43 Education and Training, Templestowe Lower: +3 Health Care and Social Assistance, Templestowe Lower: +77 Arts and Recreation Services, Templestowe Lower: -28 Other Services, Templestowe Lower: -32 Inadequately described or not stated, Templestowe Lower: -37
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 Templestowe Lower in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (737 people or 12.3%)
  • Retail Trade (711 people or 11.9%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (668 people or 11.2%)

In combination, these three industries employed 2,116 people in total or 35.3% of the total employed resident population.

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

There were no major differences between Templestowe Lower and City of Manningham in 2011.

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Templestowe Lower decreased by 82 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+77 persons)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+65 persons)
  • Retail Trade (-64 persons)

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