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Andrews Farm

Industry sector of employment

More Andrews Farm residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Andrews Farm’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
Andrews Farm - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing260.92.1151.02.4+11
Mining180.60.660.40.4+12
Manufacturing50717.917.138024.721.9+127
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services351.21.2130.80.9+22
Construction2468.68.1855.56.6+161
Wholesale trade1093.94.1654.24.4+44
Retail Trade42114.813.122914.913.4+192
Accommodation and Food Services1665.85.4825.34.8+84
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1726.16.21127.36.0+60
Information Media and Telecommunications401.41.0130.80.9+27
Financial and Insurance Services682.42.0332.11.8+35
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services220.80.9151.01.2+7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services441.52.6271.82.7+17
Administrative and Support Services1113.94.5483.14.1+63
Public Administration and Safety2538.97.6905.96.3+163
Education and Training943.34.8553.64.8+39
Health Care and Social Assistance33011.611.81519.810.6+179
Arts and Recreation Services140.50.9100.70.8+4
Other Services1144.03.7694.53.7+45
Inadequately described or not stated521.82.4392.52.4+13

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 Playford: 2.1% Mining, City of Playford: 0.6% Manufacturing, City of Playford: 17.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Playford: 1.2% Construction, City of Playford: 8.1% Wholesale trade, City of Playford: 4.1% Retail Trade, City of Playford: 13.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Playford: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Playford: 6.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Playford: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Playford: 2.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Playford: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Playford: 2.6% Administrative and Support Services, City of Playford: 4.5% Public Administration and Safety, City of Playford: 7.6% Education and Training, City of Playford: 4.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Playford: 11.8% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Playford: 0.9% Other Services, City of Playford: 3.7% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Playford: 2.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Andrews Farm: 0.9% Mining, Andrews Farm: 0.6% Manufacturing, Andrews Farm: 17.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Andrews Farm: 1.2% Construction, Andrews Farm: 8.6% Wholesale trade, Andrews Farm: 3.9% Retail Trade, Andrews Farm: 14.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Andrews Farm: 5.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Andrews Farm: 6.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Andrews Farm: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Andrews Farm: 2.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Andrews Farm: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Andrews Farm: 1.5% Administrative and Support Services, Andrews Farm: 3.9% Public Administration and Safety, Andrews Farm: 8.9% Education and Training, Andrews Farm: 3.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Andrews Farm: 11.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Andrews Farm: 0.5% Other Services, Andrews Farm: 4.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Andrews Farm: 1.8%
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, Andrews Farm: +11 Mining, Andrews Farm: +12 Manufacturing, Andrews Farm: +127 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Andrews Farm: +22 Construction, Andrews Farm: +161 Wholesale trade, Andrews Farm: +44 Retail Trade, Andrews Farm: +192 Accommodation and Food Services, Andrews Farm: +84 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Andrews Farm: +60 Information Media and Telecommunications, Andrews Farm: +27 Financial and Insurance Services, Andrews Farm: +35 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Andrews Farm: +7 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Andrews Farm: +17 Administrative and Support Services, Andrews Farm: +63 Public Administration and Safety, Andrews Farm: +163 Education and Training, Andrews Farm: +39 Health Care and Social Assistance, Andrews Farm: +179 Arts and Recreation Services, Andrews Farm: +4 Other Services, Andrews Farm: +45 Inadequately described or not stated, Andrews Farm: +13
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 Andrews Farm in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (507 people or 17.9%)
  • Retail Trade (421 people or 14.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (330 people or 11.6%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,258 people in total or 44.3% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Playford employed 17.1% in Manufacturing; 13.1% in Retail Trade; and 11.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Andrews Farm and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in retail trade (14.8% compared to 13.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (8.9% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in education and training (3.3% compared to 4.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in agriculture, forestry and fishing (0.9% compared to 2.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Andrews Farm increased by 1,303 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Retail Trade (+192 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+179 persons)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+163 persons)
  • Construction (+161 persons)