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Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights

Industry sector of employment

More Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2016.

Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights’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
Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing100.41.240.21.1+6
Mining301.10.9341.40.9-4
Manufacturing2288.48.128111.511.2-53
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services230.91.4492.01.5-26
Construction28310.49.925210.39.7+31
Retail Trade37513.812.234814.313.0+27
Wholesale trade542.02.5712.93.3-17
Accommodation and Food Services1515.66.01455.95.6+6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1013.73.81024.23.7-1
Information Media and Telecommunications381.41.3271.11.4+11
Financial and Insurance Services993.63.0622.53.3+37
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services301.11.2241.01.1+6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1033.84.3692.84.3+34
Administrative and Support Services983.64.01184.83.7-20
Public Administration and Safety1575.86.71536.36.4+4
Education and Training2017.47.81556.47.0+46
Health Care and Social Assistance51118.816.838715.915.2+124
Arts and Recreation Services331.21.3210.91.2+12
Other Services1104.14.51064.34.5+4
Inadequately described or not stated813.03.1311.31.7+50

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, City of Onkaparinga: 1.2% Mining, City of Onkaparinga: 0.9% Manufacturing, City of Onkaparinga: 8.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Onkaparinga: 1.4% Construction, City of Onkaparinga: 9.9% Retail Trade, City of Onkaparinga: 12.2% Wholesale trade, City of Onkaparinga: 2.5% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Onkaparinga: 6.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Onkaparinga: 3.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Onkaparinga: 1.3% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Onkaparinga: 3.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Onkaparinga: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Onkaparinga: 4.3% Administrative and Support Services, City of Onkaparinga: 4.0% Public Administration and Safety, City of Onkaparinga: 6.7% Education and Training, City of Onkaparinga: 7.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Onkaparinga: 16.8% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Onkaparinga: 1.3% Other Services, City of Onkaparinga: 4.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.4% Mining, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 1.1% Manufacturing, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 8.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.9% Construction, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 10.4% Retail Trade, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 13.8% Wholesale trade, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 2.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 5.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 3.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 3.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 3.8% Administrative and Support Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 5.8% Education and Training, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 7.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 18.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 1.2% Other Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 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, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +6 Mining, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -4 Manufacturing, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -53 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -26 Construction, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +31 Retail Trade, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +27 Wholesale trade, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -17 Accommodation and Food Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +6 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -1 Information Media and Telecommunications, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +11 Financial and Insurance Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +37 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +6 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +34 Administrative and Support Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -20 Public Administration and Safety, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +4 Education and Training, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +46 Health Care and Social Assistance, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +124 Arts and Recreation Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +12 Other Services, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +4
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 Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (511 people or 18.8%)
  • Retail Trade (375 people or 13.8%)
  • Construction (283 people or 10.4%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,169 people in total or 43.0% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Onkaparinga employed 16.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 12.2% in Retail Trade; and 9.9% in Construction.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (18.8% compared to 16.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in retail trade (13.8% compared to 12.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights increased by 279 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2011 and 2016 in Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+124 persons)
  • Manufacturing (-53 persons)

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