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Sellicks Beach

Industry sector of employment

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

Sellicks 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
Sellicks Beach - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing282.61.1283.81.60
Mining121.10.960.80.6+6
Manufacturing14112.911.212717.115.2+14
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services302.71.560.81.0+24
Construction15614.39.711315.28.3+43
Wholesale trade413.83.3263.53.2+15
Retail Trade12311.313.07910.713.5+44
Accommodation and Food Services595.45.6445.95.2+15
Transport, Postal and Warehousing464.23.7334.54.0+13
Information Media and Telecommunications111.01.430.41.4+8
Financial and Insurance Services121.13.391.23.3+3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services40.41.1121.61.3-8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services343.14.3304.04.1+4
Administrative and Support Services343.13.7243.23.6+10
Public Administration and Safety555.06.4314.26.0+24
Education and Training524.87.0445.96.6+8
Health Care and Social Assistance17616.115.28010.813.8+96
Arts and Recreation Services141.31.260.81.1+8
Other Services555.04.5253.44.4+30
Inadequately described or not stated100.91.7152.01.8-5

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, Sellicks Beach: 2.6% Mining, Sellicks Beach: 1.1% Manufacturing, Sellicks Beach: 12.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sellicks Beach: 2.7% Construction, Sellicks Beach: 14.3% Wholesale trade, Sellicks Beach: 3.8% Retail Trade, Sellicks Beach: 11.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Sellicks Beach: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sellicks Beach: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Sellicks Beach: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Sellicks Beach: 1.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sellicks Beach: 0.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sellicks Beach: 3.1% Administrative and Support Services, Sellicks Beach: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Sellicks Beach: 5.0% Education and Training, Sellicks Beach: 4.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Sellicks Beach: 16.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Sellicks Beach: 1.3% Other Services, Sellicks Beach: 5.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Sellicks Beach: 0.9%
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, Sellicks Beach: 0 Mining, Sellicks Beach: +6 Manufacturing, Sellicks Beach: +14 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sellicks Beach: +24 Construction, Sellicks Beach: +43 Wholesale trade, Sellicks Beach: +15 Retail Trade, Sellicks Beach: +44 Accommodation and Food Services, Sellicks Beach: +15 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sellicks Beach: +13 Information Media and Telecommunications, Sellicks Beach: +8 Financial and Insurance Services, Sellicks Beach: +3 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sellicks Beach: -8 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sellicks Beach: +4 Administrative and Support Services, Sellicks Beach: +10 Public Administration and Safety, Sellicks Beach: +24 Education and Training, Sellicks Beach: +8 Health Care and Social Assistance, Sellicks Beach: +96 Arts and Recreation Services, Sellicks Beach: +8 Other Services, Sellicks Beach: +30 Inadequately described or not stated, Sellicks Beach: -5
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 Sellicks Beach in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (176 people or 16.1%)
  • Construction (156 people or 14.3%)
  • Manufacturing (141 people or 12.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 473 people in total or 43.3% of the total employed resident population.

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

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (14.3% compared to 9.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (4.8% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in financial and insurance services (1.1% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in retail trade (11.3% compared to 13.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Sellicks Beach increased by 352 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Sellicks Beach was for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+96 persons)