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Strathmore

Industry sector of employment

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

Strathmore’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
Strathmore - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing40.10.200.00.2+4
Mining00.00.290.20.1-9
Manufacturing3217.87.73308.79.5-9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services330.80.9250.70.6+8
Construction3137.67.52727.26.5+41
Wholesale trade1744.24.12005.34.6-26
Retail Trade43410.510.038110.110.6+53
Accommodation and Food Services2255.45.81834.85.4+42
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2365.76.02276.06.4+9
Information Media and Telecommunications791.92.3862.32.6-7
Financial and Insurance Services2375.75.72055.45.4+32
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1062.61.7721.91.5+34
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3799.210.13178.48.7+62
Administrative and Support Services1002.43.4922.43.5+8
Public Administration and Safety2465.96.52025.36.4+44
Education and Training46911.39.744011.79.5+29
Health Care and Social Assistance46811.310.641811.19.9+50
Arts and Recreation Services1112.72.5721.92.4+39
Other Services1082.63.11403.73.3-32
Inadequately described or not stated922.22.21052.82.8-13

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, Strathmore: 0.1% Mining, Strathmore: 0.0% Manufacturing, Strathmore: 7.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Strathmore: 0.8% Construction, Strathmore: 7.6% Wholesale trade, Strathmore: 4.2% Retail Trade, Strathmore: 10.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Strathmore: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Strathmore: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Strathmore: 1.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Strathmore: 5.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Strathmore: 2.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Strathmore: 9.2% Administrative and Support Services, Strathmore: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, Strathmore: 5.9% Education and Training, Strathmore: 11.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Strathmore: 11.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Strathmore: 2.7% Other Services, Strathmore: 2.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Strathmore: 2.2%
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, Strathmore: +4 Mining, Strathmore: -9 Manufacturing, Strathmore: -9 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Strathmore: +8 Construction, Strathmore: +41 Wholesale trade, Strathmore: -26 Retail Trade, Strathmore: +53 Accommodation and Food Services, Strathmore: +42 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Strathmore: +9 Information Media and Telecommunications, Strathmore: -7 Financial and Insurance Services, Strathmore: +32 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Strathmore: +34 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Strathmore: +62 Administrative and Support Services, Strathmore: +8 Public Administration and Safety, Strathmore: +44 Education and Training, Strathmore: +29 Health Care and Social Assistance, Strathmore: +50 Arts and Recreation Services, Strathmore: +39 Other Services, Strathmore: -32 Inadequately described or not stated, Strathmore: -13
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 Strathmore in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Education and Training (469 people or 11.3%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (468 people or 11.3%)
  • Retail Trade (434 people or 10.5%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,371 people in total or 33.2% 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 difference between the jobs held by the population of Strathmore and the City of Moonee Valley was:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (11.3% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Strathmore increased by 359 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Strathmore were for those employed in:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+62 persons)
  • Retail Trade (+53 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+50 persons)