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Elizabeth Grove

Industry sector of employment

More Elizabeth Grove residents worked in manufacturing than any other industry in 2011.

Elizabeth Grove’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
Elizabeth Grove - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.02.100.02.40
Mining40.70.600.00.4+4
Manufacturing11118.817.114824.821.9-37
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services00.01.200.00.90
Construction416.98.1345.76.6+7
Wholesale trade233.94.1132.24.4+10
Retail Trade6711.413.16010.113.4+7
Accommodation and Food Services345.85.4254.24.8+9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing539.06.2508.46.0+3
Information Media and Telecommunications50.81.040.70.9+1
Financial and Insurance Services61.02.0101.71.8-4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services61.00.971.21.2-1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services40.72.6233.92.7-19
Administrative and Support Services376.34.5345.74.1+3
Public Administration and Safety376.37.6213.56.3+16
Education and Training284.74.8437.24.8-15
Health Care and Social Assistance8714.711.89515.910.6-8
Arts and Recreation Services40.70.930.50.8+1
Other Services244.13.7101.73.7+14
Inadequately described or not stated193.22.4172.82.4+2

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, Elizabeth Grove: 0.0% Mining, Elizabeth Grove: 0.7% Manufacturing, Elizabeth Grove: 18.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Elizabeth Grove: 0.0% Construction, Elizabeth Grove: 6.9% Wholesale trade, Elizabeth Grove: 3.9% Retail Trade, Elizabeth Grove: 11.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Elizabeth Grove: 5.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Elizabeth Grove: 9.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Elizabeth Grove: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Elizabeth Grove: 1.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Elizabeth Grove: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Elizabeth Grove: 0.7% Administrative and Support Services, Elizabeth Grove: 6.3% Public Administration and Safety, Elizabeth Grove: 6.3% Education and Training, Elizabeth Grove: 4.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Elizabeth Grove: 14.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Elizabeth Grove: 0.7% Other Services, Elizabeth Grove: 4.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Elizabeth Grove: 3.2%
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, Elizabeth Grove: 0 Mining, Elizabeth Grove: +4 Manufacturing, Elizabeth Grove: -37 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Elizabeth Grove: 0 Construction, Elizabeth Grove: +7 Wholesale trade, Elizabeth Grove: +10 Retail Trade, Elizabeth Grove: +7 Accommodation and Food Services, Elizabeth Grove: +9 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Elizabeth Grove: +3 Information Media and Telecommunications, Elizabeth Grove: +1 Financial and Insurance Services, Elizabeth Grove: -4 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Elizabeth Grove: -1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Elizabeth Grove: -19 Administrative and Support Services, Elizabeth Grove: +3 Public Administration and Safety, Elizabeth Grove: +16 Education and Training, Elizabeth Grove: -15 Health Care and Social Assistance, Elizabeth Grove: -8 Arts and Recreation Services, Elizabeth Grove: +1 Other Services, Elizabeth Grove: +14 Inadequately described or not stated, Elizabeth Grove: +2
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 Elizabeth Grove in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (111 people or 18.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (87 people or 14.7%)
  • Retail Trade (67 people or 11.4%)

In combination, these three industries employed 265 people in total or 44.9% of the total employed resident population.

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

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Elizabeth Grove and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (14.7% compared to 11.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (9.0% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in agriculture, forestry and fishing (0.0% compared to 2.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (0.7% compared to 2.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Elizabeth Grove decreased by 7 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Elizabeth Grove between 2006 and 2011.