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Cobblebank - Strathtulloh

Industry sector of employment

More Cobblebank - Strathtulloh residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2016.

Cobblebank - Strathtulloh’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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
Cobblebank - Strathtulloh - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing30.90.40--0.3+4
Mining10.30.30--0.2+1
Manufacturing368.38.62615.412.7+9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services30.91.253.31.0-2
Construction4911.310.14425.310.6+5
Retail Trade429.710.9148.211.2+28
Wholesale trade122.83.542.74.7+7
Accommodation and Food Services174.05.921.65.4+15
Transport, Postal and Warehousing409.410.4158.810.1+26
Information Media and Telecommunications82.01.553.31.6+3
Financial and Insurance Services143.33.932.24.1+11
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services30.81.40--1.3+3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services225.14.842.74.7+17
Administrative and Support Services153.63.695.53.6+6
Public Administration and Safety296.75.453.35.3+23
Education and Training235.47.021.66.1+21
Health Care and Social Assistance5211.910.7106.09.3+42
Arts and Recreation Services61.41.60--1.5+6
Other Services266.03.7127.13.8+14
Inadequately described or not stated276.45.042.72.7+23

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Industry sector of employment, 2016
Industry sector of employment, 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Melton: 0.4% Mining, City of Melton: 0.3% Manufacturing, City of Melton: 8.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Melton: 1.2% Construction, City of Melton: 10.1% Retail Trade, City of Melton: 10.9% Wholesale trade, City of Melton: 3.5% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Melton: 5.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Melton: 10.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Melton: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Melton: 3.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Melton: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Melton: 4.8% Administrative and Support Services, City of Melton: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Melton: 5.4% Education and Training, City of Melton: 7.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Melton: 10.7% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Melton: 1.6% Other Services, City of Melton: 3.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.9% Mining, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.3% Manufacturing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 8.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.9% Construction, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 11.3% Retail Trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 9.7% Wholesale trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 2.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 4.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 9.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 2.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 3.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 5.1% Administrative and Support Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 6.7% Education and Training, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 5.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 11.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 1.4% Other Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 6.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +4 Mining, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +1 Manufacturing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +9 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -2 Construction, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +5 Retail Trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +28 Wholesale trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +7 Accommodation and Food Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +15 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +26 Information Media and Telecommunications, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +3 Financial and Insurance Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +11 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +3 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +17 Administrative and Support Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +6 Public Administration and Safety, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +23 Education and Training, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +21 Health Care and Social Assistance, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +42 Arts and Recreation Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +6 Other Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +14
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 Cobblebank - Strathtulloh in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (52 people or 11.9%)
  • Construction (49 people or 11.3%)
  • Retail Trade (42 people or 9.7%)

In combination, these three industries employed 143 people in total or 32.9% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Melton employed 10.7% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 10.1% in Construction; and 10.9% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Cobblebank - Strathtulloh and City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in other services (6.0% compared to 3.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (6.7% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (4.0% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (5.4% compared to 7.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh increased by 262 between 2011 and 2016.

There were no major differences in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh between 2011 and 2016.

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