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Aberfeldie

Industry sector of employment

More Aberfeldie residents worked in education and training than any other industry in 2011.

Aberfeldie’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
Aberfeldie - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.230.20.2-3
Mining00.00.260.30.1-6
Manufacturing1326.87.71649.49.5-33
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services10.00.960.40.6-6
Construction1688.67.51247.16.5+44
Wholesale trade794.14.1603.44.6+19
Retail Trade19810.210.018010.310.6+18
Accommodation and Food Services844.35.8844.85.40
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1035.36.0895.16.4+14
Information Media and Telecommunications291.52.3301.72.6-1
Financial and Insurance Services985.15.71005.85.4-2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services331.71.7211.21.5+11
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1909.710.118310.58.7+7
Administrative and Support Services542.83.4573.33.5-3
Public Administration and Safety1497.66.51247.16.4+25
Education and Training23211.99.719411.19.5+38
Health Care and Social Assistance21511.010.61699.79.9+46
Arts and Recreation Services683.52.5482.82.4+20
Other Services512.63.1502.93.3+2
Inadequately described or not stated633.22.2492.82.8+14

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 Moonee Valley: 0.2% Mining, City of Moonee Valley: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Moonee Valley: 7.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Moonee Valley: 0.9% Construction, City of Moonee Valley: 7.5% Wholesale trade, City of Moonee Valley: 4.1% Retail Trade, City of Moonee Valley: 10.0% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Moonee Valley: 5.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Moonee Valley: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Moonee Valley: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Moonee Valley: 5.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Moonee Valley: 1.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Moonee Valley: 10.1% Administrative and Support Services, City of Moonee Valley: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, City of Moonee Valley: 6.5% Education and Training, City of Moonee Valley: 9.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Moonee Valley: 10.6% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Moonee Valley: 2.5% Other Services, City of Moonee Valley: 3.1% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Moonee Valley: 2.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Aberfeldie: 0.0% Mining, Aberfeldie: 0.0% Manufacturing, Aberfeldie: 6.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Aberfeldie: 0.0% Construction, Aberfeldie: 8.6% Wholesale trade, Aberfeldie: 4.1% Retail Trade, Aberfeldie: 10.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Aberfeldie: 4.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Aberfeldie: 5.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Aberfeldie: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Aberfeldie: 5.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Aberfeldie: 1.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Aberfeldie: 9.7% Administrative and Support Services, Aberfeldie: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Aberfeldie: 7.6% Education and Training, Aberfeldie: 11.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Aberfeldie: 11.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Aberfeldie: 3.5% Other Services, Aberfeldie: 2.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Aberfeldie: 3.2%
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, Aberfeldie: -3 Mining, Aberfeldie: -6 Manufacturing, Aberfeldie: -33 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Aberfeldie: -6 Construction, Aberfeldie: +44 Wholesale trade, Aberfeldie: +19 Retail Trade, Aberfeldie: +18 Accommodation and Food Services, Aberfeldie: 0 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Aberfeldie: +14 Information Media and Telecommunications, Aberfeldie: -1 Financial and Insurance Services, Aberfeldie: -2 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Aberfeldie: +11 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Aberfeldie: +7 Administrative and Support Services, Aberfeldie: -3 Public Administration and Safety, Aberfeldie: +25 Education and Training, Aberfeldie: +38 Health Care and Social Assistance, Aberfeldie: +46 Arts and Recreation Services, Aberfeldie: +20 Other Services, Aberfeldie: +2 Inadequately described or not stated, Aberfeldie: +14
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 Aberfeldie in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Education and Training (232 people or 11.9%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (215 people or 11.0%)
  • Retail Trade (198 people or 10.2%)

In combination, these three industries employed 645 people in total or 33.1% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Moonee Valley employed 9.7% in Education and Training; 10.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 10.0% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Aberfeldie and the City of Moonee Valley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (11.9% compared to 9.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (7.6% compared to 6.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (8.6% compared to 7.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (4.3% compared to 5.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Aberfeldie increased by 206 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Aberfeldie between 2006 and 2011.