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Aldinga - Port Willunga

Industry sector of employment

More Aldinga - Port Willunga residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Aldinga - Port Willunga’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
Aldinga - Port Willunga - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing131.41.1414.61.6-28
Mining40.40.991.00.6-5
Manufacturing12313.111.214516.415.2-22
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services40.41.5131.51.0-9
Construction11512.29.79610.98.3+19
Wholesale trade242.53.3232.63.2+1
Retail Trade10110.713.0738.313.5+28
Accommodation and Food Services808.55.6738.35.2+7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing232.43.7364.14.0-13
Information Media and Telecommunications40.41.440.41.40
Financial and Insurance Services111.23.3222.53.3-11
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services80.81.100.01.3+8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services454.84.3171.94.1+28
Administrative and Support Services232.43.7263.03.6-3
Public Administration and Safety717.56.4404.66.0+31
Education and Training656.97.0677.66.6-2
Health Care and Social Assistance14415.315.212914.613.8+15
Arts and Recreation Services151.61.2131.51.1+2
Other Services424.54.5384.34.4+4
Inadequately described or not stated272.91.7161.81.8+11

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 Onkaparinga: 1.1% Mining, City of Onkaparinga: 0.9% Manufacturing, City of Onkaparinga: 11.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Onkaparinga: 1.5% Construction, City of Onkaparinga: 9.7% Wholesale trade, City of Onkaparinga: 3.3% Retail Trade, City of Onkaparinga: 13.0% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Onkaparinga: 5.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Onkaparinga: 3.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Onkaparinga: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Onkaparinga: 3.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Onkaparinga: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Onkaparinga: 4.3% Administrative and Support Services, City of Onkaparinga: 3.7% Public Administration and Safety, City of Onkaparinga: 6.4% Education and Training, City of Onkaparinga: 7.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Onkaparinga: 15.2% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Onkaparinga: 1.2% Other Services, City of Onkaparinga: 4.5% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Onkaparinga: 1.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 1.4% Mining, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 0.4% Manufacturing, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 13.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 0.4% Construction, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 12.2% Wholesale trade, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 2.5% Retail Trade, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 10.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 8.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 2.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 0.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 1.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 4.8% Administrative and Support Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 7.5% Education and Training, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 6.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 15.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 1.6% Other Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 4.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 2.9%
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, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -28 Mining, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -5 Manufacturing, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -22 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -9 Construction, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +19 Wholesale trade, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +1 Retail Trade, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +28 Accommodation and Food Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +7 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -13 Information Media and Telecommunications, Aldinga - Port Willunga: 0 Financial and Insurance Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -11 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +8 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +28 Administrative and Support Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -3 Public Administration and Safety, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +31 Education and Training, Aldinga - Port Willunga: -2 Health Care and Social Assistance, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +15 Arts and Recreation Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +2 Other Services, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +4 Inadequately described or not stated, Aldinga - Port Willunga: +11
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 Aldinga - Port Willunga in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (144 people or 15.3%)
  • Manufacturing (123 people or 13.1%)
  • Construction (115 people or 12.2%)

In combination, these three industries employed 382 people in total or 40.6% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Onkaparinga employed 15.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 11.2% in Manufacturing; and 9.7% in Construction.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Aldinga - Port Willunga and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (8.5% compared to 5.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (12.2% compared to 9.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in retail trade (10.7% compared to 13.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in financial and insurance services (1.2% compared to 3.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Aldinga - Port Willunga increased by 59 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Aldinga - Port Willunga between 2006 and 2011.