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Craigmore

Industry sector of employment

More Craigmore residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Craigmore’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
Craigmore - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing200.42.1450.92.4-25
Mining300.60.6220.50.4+8
Manufacturing92217.717.11,11122.721.9-189
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services501.01.2250.50.9+25
Construction3917.58.12946.06.6+97
Wholesale trade1923.74.12024.14.4-10
Retail Trade72413.913.172114.813.4+3
Accommodation and Food Services2715.25.41793.74.8+92
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3025.86.22545.26.0+48
Information Media and Telecommunications410.81.0501.00.9-9
Financial and Insurance Services1282.52.01092.21.8+19
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services480.90.9491.01.2-1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1302.52.61282.62.7+2
Administrative and Support Services2204.24.51843.84.1+36
Public Administration and Safety52010.07.64308.86.3+90
Education and Training2805.44.82675.54.8+13
Health Care and Social Assistance63012.111.854611.210.6+84
Arts and Recreation Services511.00.9160.30.8+35
Other Services1713.33.71773.63.7-6
Inadequately described or not stated851.62.4761.62.4+9

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, Craigmore: 0.4% Mining, Craigmore: 0.6% Manufacturing, Craigmore: 17.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Craigmore: 1.0% Construction, Craigmore: 7.5% Wholesale trade, Craigmore: 3.7% Retail Trade, Craigmore: 13.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Craigmore: 5.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Craigmore: 5.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Craigmore: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Craigmore: 2.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Craigmore: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Craigmore: 2.5% Administrative and Support Services, Craigmore: 4.2% Public Administration and Safety, Craigmore: 10.0% Education and Training, Craigmore: 5.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Craigmore: 12.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Craigmore: 1.0% Other Services, Craigmore: 3.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Craigmore: 1.6%
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, Craigmore: -25 Mining, Craigmore: +8 Manufacturing, Craigmore: -189 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Craigmore: +25 Construction, Craigmore: +97 Wholesale trade, Craigmore: -10 Retail Trade, Craigmore: +3 Accommodation and Food Services, Craigmore: +92 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Craigmore: +48 Information Media and Telecommunications, Craigmore: -9 Financial and Insurance Services, Craigmore: +19 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Craigmore: -1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Craigmore: +2 Administrative and Support Services, Craigmore: +36 Public Administration and Safety, Craigmore: +90 Education and Training, Craigmore: +13 Health Care and Social Assistance, Craigmore: +84 Arts and Recreation Services, Craigmore: +35 Other Services, Craigmore: -6 Inadequately described or not stated, Craigmore: +9
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 Craigmore in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (922 people or 17.7%)
  • Retail Trade (724 people or 13.9%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (630 people or 12.1%)

In combination, these three industries employed 2,276 people in total or 43.7% 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 Craigmore and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (10.0% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in agriculture, forestry and fishing (0.4% compared to 2.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Craigmore increased by 323 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Manufacturing (-189 persons)
  • Construction (+97 persons)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+92 persons)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+90 persons)