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Bittern - Crib Point

Industry sector of employment

More Bittern - Crib Point residents worked in construction than any other industry in 2011.

Bittern - Crib Point’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
Bittern - Crib Point - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing491.61.5772.71.6-28
Mining150.50.3150.50.30
Manufacturing44214.49.851918.211.5-77
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services250.80.9170.60.7+7
Construction44314.413.034011.911.9+102
Wholesale trade1063.53.91154.04.3-9
Retail Trade39212.812.335112.312.8+41
Accommodation and Food Services1585.16.51495.26.4+9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1294.23.01154.03.3+15
Information Media and Telecommunications100.31.1180.61.2-8
Financial and Insurance Services381.32.1351.22.2+4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services220.71.9260.92.0-4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services923.05.71023.65.1-10
Administrative and Support Services1324.33.5973.43.4+34
Public Administration and Safety2217.25.81786.25.8+43
Education and Training1745.78.21655.87.9+9
Health Care and Social Assistance34511.212.328910.111.4+56
Arts and Recreation Services451.51.9431.51.9+1
Other Services1464.83.91414.93.8+5
Inadequately described or not stated862.82.2612.12.6+26

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.5% Mining, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.3% Manufacturing, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 9.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.9% Construction, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 13.0% Wholesale trade, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.9% Retail Trade, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 12.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 6.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 5.7% Administrative and Support Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 5.8% Education and Training, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 8.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 12.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.9% Other Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bittern - Crib Point: 1.6% Mining, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.5% Manufacturing, Bittern - Crib Point: 14.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.8% Construction, Bittern - Crib Point: 14.4% Wholesale trade, Bittern - Crib Point: 3.5% Retail Trade, Bittern - Crib Point: 12.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 5.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bittern - Crib Point: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 1.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 3.0% Administrative and Support Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 4.3% Public Administration and Safety, Bittern - Crib Point: 7.2% Education and Training, Bittern - Crib Point: 5.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bittern - Crib Point: 11.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 1.5% Other Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 4.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Bittern - Crib Point: 2.8%
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, Bittern - Crib Point: -28 Mining, Bittern - Crib Point: 0 Manufacturing, Bittern - Crib Point: -77 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +7 Construction, Bittern - Crib Point: +102 Wholesale trade, Bittern - Crib Point: -9 Retail Trade, Bittern - Crib Point: +41 Accommodation and Food Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +9 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bittern - Crib Point: +15 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bittern - Crib Point: -8 Financial and Insurance Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +4 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bittern - Crib Point: -4 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bittern - Crib Point: -10 Administrative and Support Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +34 Public Administration and Safety, Bittern - Crib Point: +43 Education and Training, Bittern - Crib Point: +9 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bittern - Crib Point: +56 Arts and Recreation Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +1 Other Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +5 Inadequately described or not stated, Bittern - Crib Point: +26
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 Bittern - Crib Point in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Construction (443 people or 14.4%)
  • Manufacturing (442 people or 14.4%)
  • Retail Trade (392 people or 12.8%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,277 people in total or 41.6% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Mornington Peninsula Shire employed 13.0% in Construction; 9.8% in Manufacturing; and 12.3% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Bittern - Crib Point and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (14.4% compared to 9.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (7.2% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (3.0% compared to 5.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (5.7% compared to 8.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bittern - Crib Point increased by 217 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Bittern - Crib Point were for those employed in:

  • Construction (+102 persons)
  • Manufacturing (-77 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+56 persons)