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Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs

Industry sector of employment

More Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs’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
Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing50.31.180.81.6-3
Mining100.60.950.40.6+6
Manufacturing19912.611.217817.315.2+21
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services221.41.5121.11.0+10
Construction16010.19.7898.68.3+71
Wholesale trade412.63.3302.93.2+12
Retail Trade22214.113.014213.713.5+81
Accommodation and Food Services1247.95.6636.15.2+61
Transport, Postal and Warehousing774.93.7494.84.0+28
Information Media and Telecommunications362.31.4101.01.4+26
Financial and Insurance Services382.43.3333.23.3+6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services181.11.1101.01.3+8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services674.24.3353.44.1+32
Administrative and Support Services634.03.7434.13.6+20
Public Administration and Safety764.86.4646.26.0+12
Education and Training704.47.0545.36.6+16
Health Care and Social Assistance24715.615.214113.713.8+106
Arts and Recreation Services120.81.250.51.1+7
Other Services744.74.5383.74.4+36
Inadequately described or not stated181.11.7242.31.8-6

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, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 0.3% Mining, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 0.6% Manufacturing, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 12.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 1.4% Construction, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 10.1% Wholesale trade, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 2.6% Retail Trade, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 14.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 7.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 2.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.2% Administrative and Support Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.0% Public Administration and Safety, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.8% Education and Training, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 15.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 0.8% Other Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 1.1%
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, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: -3 Mining, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +6 Manufacturing, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +21 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +10 Construction, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +71 Wholesale trade, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +12 Retail Trade, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +81 Accommodation and Food Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +61 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +28 Information Media and Telecommunications, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +26 Financial and Insurance Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +6 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +8 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +32 Administrative and Support Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +20 Public Administration and Safety, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +12 Education and Training, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +16 Health Care and Social Assistance, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +106 Arts and Recreation Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +7 Other Services, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +36 Inadequately described or not stated, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: -6
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 Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (247 people or 15.6%)
  • Retail Trade (222 people or 14.1%)
  • Manufacturing (199 people or 12.6%)

In combination, these three industries employed 668 people in total or 42.3% 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 11.2% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (7.9% compared to 5.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (12.6% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (4.4% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (4.8% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs increased by 548 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+106 persons)
  • Retail Trade (+81 persons)
  • Construction (+71 persons)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+61 persons)