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Eyensbury Township

Industry sector of employment

More Eyensbury Township residents worked in construction than any other industry in 2011.

Eyensbury Township’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
Eyensbury Township - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.3----0.5--
Mining00.00.2----0.2--
Manufacturing4912.412.7----15.1--
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services51.31.0----0.8--
Construction5814.510.6----9.3--
Wholesale trade153.94.7----5.2--
Retail Trade328.011.2----11.5--
Accommodation and Food Services205.05.4----5.2--
Transport, Postal and Warehousing338.210.1----10.1--
Information Media and Telecommunications30.71.6----1.8--
Financial and Insurance Services143.54.1----3.9--
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services51.31.3----1.3--
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services225.64.7----4.2--
Administrative and Support Services102.63.6----3.6--
Public Administration and Safety307.65.3----5.3--
Education and Training4711.96.1----5.6--
Health Care and Social Assistance297.49.3----8.1--
Arts and Recreation Services30.91.5----1.4--
Other Services112.83.8----3.9--
Inadequately described or not stated92.42.7----2.8--

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, Eyensbury Township: 0.0% Mining, Eyensbury Township: 0.0% Manufacturing, Eyensbury Township: 12.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Eyensbury Township: 1.3% Construction, Eyensbury Township: 14.5% Wholesale trade, Eyensbury Township: 3.9% Retail Trade, Eyensbury Township: 8.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Eyensbury Township: 5.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Eyensbury Township: 8.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Eyensbury Township: 0.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Eyensbury Township: 3.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Eyensbury Township: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Eyensbury Township: 5.6% Administrative and Support Services, Eyensbury Township: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, Eyensbury Township: 7.6% Education and Training, Eyensbury Township: 11.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Eyensbury Township: 7.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Eyensbury Township: 0.9% Other Services, Eyensbury Township: 2.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Eyensbury Township: 2.4%
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
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 Eyensbury Township in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Construction (58 people or 14.5%)
  • Manufacturing (49 people or 12.4%)
  • Education and Training (47 people or 11.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 154 people in total or 38.8% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Melton employed 10.6% in Construction; 12.7% in Manufacturing; and 6.1% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Eyensbury Township and City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (11.9% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (14.5% compared to 10.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (7.6% compared to 5.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in retail trade (8.0% compared to 11.2%)

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