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Aldinga Beach

Industry sector of employment

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

Aldinga Beach’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 Beach - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing801.91.1783.41.6+2
Mining461.10.9120.50.6+34
Manufacturing47011.211.239116.815.2+79
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services882.11.5180.81.0+70
Construction50912.19.725711.08.3+252
Wholesale trade1353.23.3612.63.2+74
Retail Trade59714.213.034114.613.5+256
Accommodation and Food Services2756.55.61526.55.2+123
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1403.33.7954.14.0+45
Information Media and Telecommunications360.91.4170.71.4+19
Financial and Insurance Services1102.63.3602.63.3+50
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services471.11.1321.41.3+15
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1343.24.3542.34.1+80
Administrative and Support Services1984.73.7873.73.6+111
Public Administration and Safety2225.36.41396.06.0+83
Education and Training2275.47.0954.16.6+132
Health Care and Social Assistance60614.415.229012.513.8+316
Arts and Recreation Services230.51.2170.71.1+6
Other Services1924.64.51064.54.4+86
Inadequately described or not stated781.91.7281.21.8+50

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 Beach: 1.9% Mining, Aldinga Beach: 1.1% Manufacturing, Aldinga Beach: 11.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Aldinga Beach: 2.1% Construction, Aldinga Beach: 12.1% Wholesale trade, Aldinga Beach: 3.2% Retail Trade, Aldinga Beach: 14.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Aldinga Beach: 6.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Aldinga Beach: 3.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Aldinga Beach: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Aldinga Beach: 2.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Aldinga Beach: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Aldinga Beach: 3.2% Administrative and Support Services, Aldinga Beach: 4.7% Public Administration and Safety, Aldinga Beach: 5.3% Education and Training, Aldinga Beach: 5.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Aldinga Beach: 14.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Aldinga Beach: 0.5% Other Services, Aldinga Beach: 4.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Aldinga Beach: 1.9%
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 Beach: +2 Mining, Aldinga Beach: +34 Manufacturing, Aldinga Beach: +79 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Aldinga Beach: +70 Construction, Aldinga Beach: +252 Wholesale trade, Aldinga Beach: +74 Retail Trade, Aldinga Beach: +256 Accommodation and Food Services, Aldinga Beach: +123 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Aldinga Beach: +45 Information Media and Telecommunications, Aldinga Beach: +19 Financial and Insurance Services, Aldinga Beach: +50 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Aldinga Beach: +15 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Aldinga Beach: +80 Administrative and Support Services, Aldinga Beach: +111 Public Administration and Safety, Aldinga Beach: +83 Education and Training, Aldinga Beach: +132 Health Care and Social Assistance, Aldinga Beach: +316 Arts and Recreation Services, Aldinga Beach: +6 Other Services, Aldinga Beach: +86 Inadequately described or not stated, Aldinga Beach: +50
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 Beach in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (606 people or 14.4%)
  • Retail Trade (597 people or 14.2%)
  • Construction (509 people or 12.1%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,712 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; 13.0% in Retail Trade; and 9.7% in Construction.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (12.1% compared to 9.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in retail trade (14.2% compared to 13.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (5.4% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (5.3% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Aldinga Beach increased by 1,886 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+316 persons)
  • Retail Trade (+256 persons)
  • Construction (+252 persons)
  • Education and Training (+132 persons)