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Bittern - Crib Point

Industry sector of employment

More Bittern - Crib Point residents worked in construction than any other industry in 2016.

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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
Bittern - Crib Point - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing591.91.7481.61.5+11
Mining130.40.3150.50.3-2
Manufacturing31510.07.044114.49.8-126
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services240.80.9240.80.9-1
Construction52616.713.344214.413.0+84
Retail Trade37611.911.339112.812.3-16
Wholesale trade852.72.91063.53.9-20
Accommodation and Food Services1665.36.51575.16.5+9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing953.02.71294.23.0-34
Information Media and Telecommunications120.40.9100.31.1+2
Financial and Insurance Services250.81.9381.32.1-13
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services481.52.0220.71.9+26
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1023.25.9923.05.7+10
Administrative and Support Services1264.03.91314.33.5-5
Public Administration and Safety1996.35.82217.25.8-22
Education and Training2307.38.71735.78.2+57
Health Care and Social Assistance43513.813.034511.212.3+90
Arts and Recreation Services511.62.4441.51.9+7
Other Services1294.13.81464.83.9-17
Inadequately described or not stated1354.34.8862.82.2+49

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Industry sector of employment, 2016
Industry sector of employment, 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.7% Mining, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.3% Manufacturing, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 7.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.9% Construction, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 13.3% Retail Trade, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 11.3% Wholesale trade, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 6.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 5.9% Administrative and Support Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.9% Public Administration and Safety, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 5.8% Education and Training, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 8.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 13.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 2.4% Other Services, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bittern - Crib Point: 1.9% Mining, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.4% Manufacturing, Bittern - Crib Point: 10.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.8% Construction, Bittern - Crib Point: 16.7% Retail Trade, Bittern - Crib Point: 11.9% Wholesale trade, Bittern - Crib Point: 2.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 5.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bittern - Crib Point: 3.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 0.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 1.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 3.2% Administrative and Support Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 4.0% Public Administration and Safety, Bittern - Crib Point: 6.3% Education and Training, Bittern - Crib Point: 7.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bittern - Crib Point: 13.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 1.6% Other Services, Bittern - Crib Point: 4.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bittern - Crib Point: +11 Mining, Bittern - Crib Point: -2 Manufacturing, Bittern - Crib Point: -126 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bittern - Crib Point: -1 Construction, Bittern - Crib Point: +84 Retail Trade, Bittern - Crib Point: -16 Wholesale trade, Bittern - Crib Point: -20 Accommodation and Food Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +9 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bittern - Crib Point: -34 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bittern - Crib Point: +2 Financial and Insurance Services, Bittern - Crib Point: -13 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +26 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +10 Administrative and Support Services, Bittern - Crib Point: -5 Public Administration and Safety, Bittern - Crib Point: -22 Education and Training, Bittern - Crib Point: +57 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bittern - Crib Point: +90 Arts and Recreation Services, Bittern - Crib Point: +7 Other Services, Bittern - Crib Point: -17
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Construction (526 people or 16.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (435 people or 13.8%)
  • Retail Trade (376 people or 11.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,337 people in total or 42.4% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Mornington Peninsula Shire employed 13.3% in Construction; 13.0% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 11.3% 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 construction (16.7% compared to 13.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (10.0% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (3.2% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (7.3% compared to 8.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Bittern - Crib Point increased by 90 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2011 and 2016 in Bittern - Crib Point were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-126 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+90 persons)
  • Construction (+84 persons)
  • Education and Training (+57 persons)

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