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Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park

Industry sector of employment

More Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park residents worked in agriculture, forestry and fishing than any other industry in 2011.

Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park’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
Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing29025.12.127429.12.4+16
Mining40.30.600.00.4+4
Manufacturing1129.717.19710.321.9+15
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services60.51.230.30.9+3
Construction907.88.1576.16.6+33
Wholesale trade867.54.19410.04.4-8
Retail Trade13011.313.1848.913.4+46
Accommodation and Food Services221.95.4313.34.8-9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing776.76.2535.66.0+24
Information Media and Telecommunications40.31.091.00.9-5
Financial and Insurance Services141.22.0101.01.8+4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services40.30.930.31.2+1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services282.42.6161.72.7+12
Administrative and Support Services302.64.5283.04.1+2
Public Administration and Safety373.27.6272.96.3+10
Education and Training453.94.8252.74.8+20
Health Care and Social Assistance867.511.8626.610.6+24
Arts and Recreation Services90.80.980.80.8+1
Other Services474.13.7323.43.7+15
Inadequately described or not stated332.92.4262.82.4+7

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, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 25.1% Mining, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.3% Manufacturing, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 9.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.5% Construction, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 7.8% Wholesale trade, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 7.5% Retail Trade, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 11.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 6.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 2.4% Administrative and Support Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 3.2% Education and Training, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 7.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.8% Other Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 4.1% Inadequately described or not stated, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 2.9%
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, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +16 Mining, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +4 Manufacturing, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +15 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +3 Construction, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +33 Wholesale trade, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -8 Retail Trade, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +46 Accommodation and Food Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -9 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +24 Information Media and Telecommunications, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -5 Financial and Insurance Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +4 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +12 Administrative and Support Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +2 Public Administration and Safety, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +10 Education and Training, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +20 Health Care and Social Assistance, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +24 Arts and Recreation Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +1 Other Services, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +15 Inadequately described or not stated, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +7
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 Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (290 people or 25.1%)
  • Retail Trade (130 people or 11.3%)
  • Manufacturing (112 people or 9.7%)

In combination, these three industries employed 532 people in total or 46.1% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Playford employed 2.1% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 13.1% in Retail Trade; and 17.1% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in agriculture, forestry and fishing (25.1% compared to 2.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (9.7% compared to 17.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (3.2% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (7.5% compared to 11.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park increased by 215 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park between 2006 and 2011.