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Oakleigh East - Huntingdale

Industry sector of employment

More Oakleigh East - Huntingdale residents worked in retail trade than any other industry in 2011.

Oakleigh East - Huntingdale’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
Oakleigh East - Huntingdale - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Monash %Number%City of Monash %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.230.10.2-3
Mining00.00.200.00.10
Manufacturing3469.49.947613.912.2-130
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services551.50.9310.90.8+24
Construction2516.85.72266.65.3+25
Wholesale trade2226.05.92146.26.3+8
Retail Trade40811.011.237611.011.8+32
Accommodation and Food Services2737.46.72076.05.9+66
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1193.23.51564.53.5-37
Information Media and Telecommunications862.32.5902.62.7-4
Financial and Insurance Services2085.65.61855.45.3+23
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services361.01.3421.21.3-6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3248.810.63139.19.9+11
Administrative and Support Services1704.63.51624.73.5+8
Public Administration and Safety1223.34.21414.14.3-19
Education and Training37610.29.42988.79.2+78
Health Care and Social Assistance39710.711.32878.410.1+110
Arts and Recreation Services631.71.4341.01.4+29
Other Services1243.43.51253.63.6-1
Inadequately described or not stated1153.12.5651.92.3+50

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 Monash: 0.2% Mining, City of Monash: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Monash: 9.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Monash: 0.9% Construction, City of Monash: 5.7% Wholesale trade, City of Monash: 5.9% Retail Trade, City of Monash: 11.2% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Monash: 6.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Monash: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Monash: 2.5% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Monash: 5.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Monash: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Monash: 10.6% Administrative and Support Services, City of Monash: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, City of Monash: 4.2% Education and Training, City of Monash: 9.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Monash: 11.3% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Monash: 1.4% Other Services, City of Monash: 3.5% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Monash: 2.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 0.0% Mining, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 0.0% Manufacturing, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 9.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 1.5% Construction, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 6.8% Wholesale trade, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 6.0% Retail Trade, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 11.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 7.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 3.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 5.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 8.8% Administrative and Support Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 4.6% Public Administration and Safety, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 3.3% Education and Training, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 10.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 10.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 1.7% Other Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 3.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 3.1%
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, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: -3 Mining, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 0 Manufacturing, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: -130 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +24 Construction, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +25 Wholesale trade, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +8 Retail Trade, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +32 Accommodation and Food Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +66 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: -37 Information Media and Telecommunications, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: -4 Financial and Insurance Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +23 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: -6 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +11 Administrative and Support Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +8 Public Administration and Safety, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: -19 Education and Training, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +78 Health Care and Social Assistance, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +110 Arts and Recreation Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +29 Other Services, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: -1 Inadequately described or not stated, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: +50
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 Oakleigh East - Huntingdale in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Retail Trade (408 people or 11.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (397 people or 10.7%)
  • Education and Training (376 people or 10.2%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,181 people in total or 32.0% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Monash employed 11.2% in Retail Trade; 11.3% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 9.4% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Oakleigh East - Huntingdale and City of Monash were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (6.8% compared to 5.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in administrative and support services (4.6% compared to 3.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (8.8% compared to 10.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Oakleigh East - Huntingdale increased by 264 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Oakleigh East - Huntingdale were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-130 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+110 persons)
  • Education and Training (+78 persons)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+66 persons)