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Coromandel Valley

Industry sector of employment

More Coromandel Valley residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Coromandel Valley’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
Coromandel Valley - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing100.61.1100.61.6+1
Mining140.80.970.40.6+7
Manufacturing945.611.21338.015.2-38
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services221.31.5221.31.00
Construction1186.99.71146.98.3+3
Wholesale trade573.43.3643.83.2-7
Retail Trade17810.513.018611.213.5-8
Accommodation and Food Services925.45.6935.65.2-1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing432.63.7462.74.0-2
Information Media and Telecommunications181.11.4301.81.4-12
Financial and Insurance Services613.63.3704.23.3-9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services261.51.1211.31.3+5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1398.24.31056.34.1+34
Administrative and Support Services402.43.7472.83.6-7
Public Administration and Safety1518.96.41499.06.0+2
Education and Training22613.37.021713.06.6+9
Health Care and Social Assistance28016.515.224814.913.8+32
Arts and Recreation Services382.21.2150.91.1+23
Other Services744.44.5623.74.4+12
Inadequately described or not stated171.01.7241.41.8-7

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, Coromandel Valley: 0.6% Mining, Coromandel Valley: 0.8% Manufacturing, Coromandel Valley: 5.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Coromandel Valley: 1.3% Construction, Coromandel Valley: 6.9% Wholesale trade, Coromandel Valley: 3.4% Retail Trade, Coromandel Valley: 10.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Coromandel Valley: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Coromandel Valley: 2.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Coromandel Valley: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Coromandel Valley: 3.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Coromandel Valley: 1.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Coromandel Valley: 8.2% Administrative and Support Services, Coromandel Valley: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, Coromandel Valley: 8.9% Education and Training, Coromandel Valley: 13.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Coromandel Valley: 16.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Coromandel Valley: 2.2% Other Services, Coromandel Valley: 4.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Coromandel Valley: 1.0%
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, Coromandel Valley: +1 Mining, Coromandel Valley: +7 Manufacturing, Coromandel Valley: -38 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Coromandel Valley: 0 Construction, Coromandel Valley: +3 Wholesale trade, Coromandel Valley: -7 Retail Trade, Coromandel Valley: -8 Accommodation and Food Services, Coromandel Valley: -1 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Coromandel Valley: -2 Information Media and Telecommunications, Coromandel Valley: -12 Financial and Insurance Services, Coromandel Valley: -9 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Coromandel Valley: +5 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Coromandel Valley: +34 Administrative and Support Services, Coromandel Valley: -7 Public Administration and Safety, Coromandel Valley: +2 Education and Training, Coromandel Valley: +9 Health Care and Social Assistance, Coromandel Valley: +32 Arts and Recreation Services, Coromandel Valley: +23 Other Services, Coromandel Valley: +12 Inadequately described or not stated, Coromandel Valley: -7
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 Coromandel Valley in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (280 people or 16.5%)
  • Education and Training (226 people or 13.3%)
  • Retail Trade (178 people or 10.5%)

In combination, these three industries employed 684 people in total or 40.3% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Onkaparinga employed 15.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 7.0% in Education and Training; and 13.0% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Coromandel Valley and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (13.3% compared to 7.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (8.2% compared to 4.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (5.6% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in construction (6.9% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Coromandel Valley increased by 37 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Coromandel Valley between 2006 and 2011.