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Cobblebank - Strathtulloh

Industry sector of employment

More Cobblebank - Strathtulloh residents worked in construction than any other industry in 2011.

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?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
Cobblebank - Strathtulloh - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.3105.80.5-10
Mining00.00.200.00.20
Manufacturing2715.412.73419.215.1-7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services63.31.052.70.8+1
Construction4425.310.62715.49.3+17
Wholesale trade52.74.784.65.2-3
Retail Trade148.211.2148.111.50
Accommodation and Food Services31.65.4105.45.2-7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing158.810.12111.910.1-6
Information Media and Telecommunications63.31.621.21.8+4
Financial and Insurance Services42.24.142.33.90
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services00.01.300.01.30
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services52.74.752.74.20
Administrative and Support Services105.53.621.23.6+8
Public Administration and Safety63.35.384.65.3-2
Education and Training31.66.1105.85.6-7
Health Care and Social Assistance116.09.384.68.1+2
Arts and Recreation Services00.01.500.01.40
Other Services127.13.863.53.9+6
Inadequately described or not stated52.72.721.22.8+3

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 Melton: 0.3% Mining, City of Melton: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Melton: 12.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Melton: 1.0% Construction, City of Melton: 10.6% Wholesale trade, City of Melton: 4.7% Retail Trade, City of Melton: 11.2% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Melton: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Melton: 10.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Melton: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Melton: 4.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Melton: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Melton: 4.7% Administrative and Support Services, City of Melton: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Melton: 5.3% Education and Training, City of Melton: 6.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Melton: 9.3% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Melton: 1.5% Other Services, City of Melton: 3.8% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Melton: 2.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.0% Mining, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.0% Manufacturing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 15.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 3.3% Construction, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 25.3% Wholesale trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 2.7% Retail Trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 8.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 8.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 3.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 2.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 2.7% Administrative and Support Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 5.5% Public Administration and Safety, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 3.3% Education and Training, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 1.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 6.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0.0% Other Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 7.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 2.7%
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, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -10 Mining, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0 Manufacturing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -7 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +1 Construction, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +17 Wholesale trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -3 Retail Trade, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0 Accommodation and Food Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -7 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -6 Information Media and Telecommunications, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +4 Financial and Insurance Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0 Administrative and Support Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +8 Public Administration and Safety, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -2 Education and Training, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: -7 Health Care and Social Assistance, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +2 Arts and Recreation Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: 0 Other Services, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +6 Inadequately described or not stated, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh: +3
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 Cobblebank - Strathtulloh in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Construction (44 people or 25.3%)
  • Manufacturing (27 people or 15.4%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (15 people or 8.8%)

In combination, these three industries employed 86 people in total or 49.5% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Melton employed 10.6% in Construction; 12.7% in Manufacturing; and 10.1% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

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 construction (25.3% compared to 10.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in other services (7.1% compared to 3.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (1.6% compared to 6.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (1.6% compared to 5.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh decreased by 2 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh between 2006 and 2011.

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