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Davoren Park - Elizabeth West

Industry sector of employment

More Davoren Park - Elizabeth West residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Davoren Park - Elizabeth West’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
Davoren Park - Elizabeth West - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing201.22.1372.42.4-17
Mining00.00.660.40.4-6
Manufacturing36921.317.139825.421.9-29
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services211.21.280.50.9+12
Construction1046.08.11056.76.6-2
Wholesale trade885.14.1956.14.4-7
Retail Trade23513.613.120713.213.4+28
Accommodation and Food Services1005.85.4795.14.8+21
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1559.06.21167.46.0+40
Information Media and Telecommunications171.01.0140.90.9+3
Financial and Insurance Services160.92.0110.71.8+5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services130.70.940.31.2+9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services352.02.6362.32.7-1
Administrative and Support Services1116.44.5754.84.1+36
Public Administration and Safety905.27.6553.56.3+35
Education and Training663.84.8644.14.8+2
Health Care and Social Assistance21012.111.816010.210.6+50
Arts and Recreation Services80.50.960.40.8+2
Other Services432.53.7513.23.7-8
Inadequately described or not stated291.72.4392.52.4-10

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, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 1.2% Mining, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.0% Manufacturing, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 21.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 1.2% Construction, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 6.0% Wholesale trade, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 5.1% Retail Trade, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 13.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 5.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 9.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 2.0% Administrative and Support Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 6.4% Public Administration and Safety, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 5.2% Education and Training, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 3.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 12.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 0.5% Other Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 2.5% Inadequately described or not stated, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: 1.7%
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, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -17 Mining, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -6 Manufacturing, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -29 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +12 Construction, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -2 Wholesale trade, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -7 Retail Trade, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +28 Accommodation and Food Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +21 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +40 Information Media and Telecommunications, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +3 Financial and Insurance Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +5 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +9 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -1 Administrative and Support Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +36 Public Administration and Safety, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +35 Education and Training, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +2 Health Care and Social Assistance, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +50 Arts and Recreation Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: +2 Other Services, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -8 Inadequately described or not stated, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West: -10
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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (369 people or 21.3%)
  • Retail Trade (235 people or 13.6%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (210 people or 12.1%)

In combination, these three industries employed 814 people in total or 47.1% 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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (21.3% compared to 17.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (9.0% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (5.2% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in construction (6.0% compared to 8.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Davoren Park - Elizabeth West increased by 163 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Davoren Park - Elizabeth West was for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+50 persons)