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Strathmore Heights

Industry sector of employment

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

Strathmore 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
Strathmore Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.271.40.2-7
Mining00.00.200.00.10
Manufacturing449.27.75310.79.5-9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services30.60.900.00.6+3
Construction4910.37.5408.16.5+9
Wholesale trade91.94.1102.04.6-1
Retail Trade459.510.0459.110.60
Accommodation and Food Services214.45.8183.65.4+3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing377.86.0489.76.4-11
Information Media and Telecommunications81.72.3153.02.6-7
Financial and Insurance Services224.65.7255.05.4-3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services51.11.761.21.5-1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services418.610.1265.28.7+15
Administrative and Support Services112.33.4255.03.5-14
Public Administration and Safety336.96.5387.76.4-5
Education and Training5010.59.75511.19.5-5
Health Care and Social Assistance5210.910.6448.99.9+8
Arts and Recreation Services122.52.5142.82.4-2
Other Services183.83.1122.43.3+6
Inadequately described or not stated163.42.2153.02.8+1

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 Heights: 0.0% Mining, Strathmore Heights: 0.0% Manufacturing, Strathmore Heights: 9.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Strathmore Heights: 0.6% Construction, Strathmore Heights: 10.3% Wholesale trade, Strathmore Heights: 1.9% Retail Trade, Strathmore Heights: 9.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Strathmore Heights: 4.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Strathmore Heights: 7.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Strathmore Heights: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Strathmore Heights: 4.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Strathmore Heights: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Strathmore Heights: 8.6% Administrative and Support Services, Strathmore Heights: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, Strathmore Heights: 6.9% Education and Training, Strathmore Heights: 10.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Strathmore Heights: 10.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Strathmore Heights: 2.5% Other Services, Strathmore Heights: 3.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Strathmore Heights: 3.4%
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 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Strathmore Heights: -7 Mining, Strathmore Heights: 0 Manufacturing, Strathmore Heights: -9 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Strathmore Heights: +3 Construction, Strathmore Heights: +9 Wholesale trade, Strathmore Heights: -1 Retail Trade, Strathmore Heights: 0 Accommodation and Food Services, Strathmore Heights: +3 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Strathmore Heights: -11 Information Media and Telecommunications, Strathmore Heights: -7 Financial and Insurance Services, Strathmore Heights: -3 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Strathmore Heights: -1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Strathmore Heights: +15 Administrative and Support Services, Strathmore Heights: -14 Public Administration and Safety, Strathmore Heights: -5 Education and Training, Strathmore Heights: -5 Health Care and Social Assistance, Strathmore Heights: +8 Arts and Recreation Services, Strathmore Heights: -2 Other Services, Strathmore Heights: +6 Inadequately described or not stated, Strathmore Heights: +1
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 Heights in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (52 people or 10.9%)
  • Education and Training (50 people or 10.5%)
  • Construction (49 people or 10.3%)

In combination, these three industries employed 151 people in total or 31.7% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Moonee Valley employed 10.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 9.7% in Education and Training; and 7.5% in Construction.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (10.3% compared to 7.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (7.8% compared to 6.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (9.2% compared to 7.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in wholesale trade (1.9% compared to 4.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Strathmore Heights decreased by 20 between 2006 and 2011.

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