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Bellevue Heights

Industry sector of employment

More Bellevue Heights residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Bellevue Heights’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
Bellevue Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.6121.00.7-12
Mining181.60.890.80.7+9
Manufacturing645.66.1847.07.4-20
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services100.91.490.81.0+1
Construction635.55.9514.35.2+12
Wholesale trade171.53.0332.83.5-16
Retail Trade1109.69.714512.110.5-35
Accommodation and Food Services605.25.4695.85.6-9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing272.42.6292.42.7-2
Information Media and Telecommunications00.01.9171.42.1-17
Financial and Insurance Services675.84.1544.54.3+13
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services161.41.6221.81.6-6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services917.99.31048.79.0-13
Administrative and Support Services292.52.9110.92.9+18
Public Administration and Safety948.28.1887.37.5+6
Education and Training19016.612.718515.412.4+5
Health Care and Social Assistance20517.917.320717.316.3-2
Arts and Recreation Services282.41.6242.01.5+4
Other Services433.73.4312.63.4+12
Inadequately described or not stated151.31.5151.31.60

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 Mitcham: 0.6% Mining, City of Mitcham: 0.8% Manufacturing, City of Mitcham: 6.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Mitcham: 1.4% Construction, City of Mitcham: 5.9% Wholesale trade, City of Mitcham: 3.0% Retail Trade, City of Mitcham: 9.7% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Mitcham: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Mitcham: 2.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Mitcham: 1.9% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Mitcham: 4.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Mitcham: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Mitcham: 9.3% Administrative and Support Services, City of Mitcham: 2.9% Public Administration and Safety, City of Mitcham: 8.1% Education and Training, City of Mitcham: 12.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Mitcham: 17.3% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Mitcham: 1.6% Other Services, City of Mitcham: 3.4% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Mitcham: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bellevue Heights: 0.0% Mining, Bellevue Heights: 1.6% Manufacturing, Bellevue Heights: 5.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bellevue Heights: 0.9% Construction, Bellevue Heights: 5.5% Wholesale trade, Bellevue Heights: 1.5% Retail Trade, Bellevue Heights: 9.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Bellevue Heights: 5.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bellevue Heights: 2.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bellevue Heights: 0.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Bellevue Heights: 5.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bellevue Heights: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bellevue Heights: 7.9% Administrative and Support Services, Bellevue Heights: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Bellevue Heights: 8.2% Education and Training, Bellevue Heights: 16.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bellevue Heights: 17.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Bellevue Heights: 2.4% Other Services, Bellevue Heights: 3.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Bellevue Heights: 1.3%
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, Bellevue Heights: -12 Mining, Bellevue Heights: +9 Manufacturing, Bellevue Heights: -20 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bellevue Heights: +1 Construction, Bellevue Heights: +12 Wholesale trade, Bellevue Heights: -16 Retail Trade, Bellevue Heights: -35 Accommodation and Food Services, Bellevue Heights: -9 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bellevue Heights: -2 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bellevue Heights: -17 Financial and Insurance Services, Bellevue Heights: +13 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bellevue Heights: -6 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bellevue Heights: -13 Administrative and Support Services, Bellevue Heights: +18 Public Administration and Safety, Bellevue Heights: +6 Education and Training, Bellevue Heights: +5 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bellevue Heights: -2 Arts and Recreation Services, Bellevue Heights: +4 Other Services, Bellevue Heights: +12 Inadequately described or not stated, Bellevue Heights: 0
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 Bellevue Heights in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (205 people or 17.9%)
  • Education and Training (190 people or 16.6%)
  • Retail Trade (110 people or 9.6%)

In combination, these three industries employed 505 people in total or 44.0% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Mitcham employed 17.3% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 12.7% in Education and Training; and 9.7% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Bellevue Heights and the City of Mitcham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (16.6% compared to 12.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in financial and insurance services (5.8% compared to 4.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in information media and telecommunications (0.0% compared to 1.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in wholesale trade (1.5% compared to 3.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bellevue Heights decreased by 52 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Bellevue Heights between 2006 and 2011.