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Industry sector of employment

More City of Tea Tree Gully residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

The City of Tea Tree Gully’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
City of Tea Tree Gully - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%Greater Adelaide %Number%Greater Adelaide %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1720.41.01850.41.1-13
Mining3200.70.82160.40.6+104
Manufacturing5,27210.910.46,21312.712.8-941
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services7051.51.46041.21.1+101
Construction4,3579.07.63,9648.16.8+393
Wholesale trade1,7813.73.62,0494.23.9-268
Retail Trade5,91012.211.46,42113.112.0-511
Accommodation and Food Services2,4235.06.12,3514.85.7+72
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2,0164.24.12,0234.14.2-7
Information Media and Telecommunications7611.61.68331.71.8-72
Financial and Insurance Services1,8493.83.42,0324.23.7-183
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services6221.31.46811.41.5-59
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,5695.36.32,4995.16.1+70
Administrative and Support Services1,6403.43.51,5713.23.4+69
Public Administration and Safety4,4649.27.74,1168.47.0+348
Education and Training3,9328.18.23,6117.47.8+321
Health Care and Social Assistance6,35913.114.25,94712.213.2+412
Arts and Recreation Services5401.11.45231.11.3+17
Other Services2,1804.54.02,1484.43.9+32
Inadequately described or not stated6851.41.88481.71.9-163

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, Greater Adelaide: 1.0% Mining, Greater Adelaide: 0.8% Manufacturing, Greater Adelaide: 10.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Adelaide: 1.4% Construction, Greater Adelaide: 7.6% Wholesale trade, Greater Adelaide: 3.6% Retail Trade, Greater Adelaide: 11.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Adelaide: 6.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Adelaide: 4.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Adelaide: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Adelaide: 3.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Adelaide: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Adelaide: 6.3% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Adelaide: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Adelaide: 7.7% Education and Training, Greater Adelaide: 8.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Adelaide: 14.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Adelaide: 1.4% Other Services, Greater Adelaide: 4.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Greater Adelaide: 1.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.4% Mining, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Manufacturing, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% Construction, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.0% Wholesale trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.7% Retail Trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: 12.2% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.3% Administrative and Support Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.2% Education and Training, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Tea Tree Gully: 13.1% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% Other Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.5% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.4%
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, City of Tea Tree Gully: -13 Mining, City of Tea Tree Gully: +104 Manufacturing, City of Tea Tree Gully: -941 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +101 Construction, City of Tea Tree Gully: +393 Wholesale trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: -268 Retail Trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: -511 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +72 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Tea Tree Gully: -7 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Tea Tree Gully: -72 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: -183 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: -59 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +70 Administrative and Support Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +69 Public Administration and Safety, City of Tea Tree Gully: +348 Education and Training, City of Tea Tree Gully: +321 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Tea Tree Gully: +412 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +17 Other Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +32 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Tea Tree Gully: -163
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 City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (6,359 people or 13.1%)
  • Retail Trade (5,910 people or 12.2%)
  • Manufacturing (5,272 people or 10.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 17,541 people in total or 36.1% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Greater Adelaide employed 14.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 11.4% in Retail Trade; and 10.4% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of the City of Tea Tree Gully and Greater Adelaide were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (9.2% compared to 7.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (9.0% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (13.1% compared to 14.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (5.0% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in City of Tea Tree Gully decreased by 278 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in the City of Tea Tree Gully were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-941 persons)
  • Retail Trade (-511 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+412 persons)
  • Construction (+393 persons)