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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 2016.

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?'

Employed persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
City of Tea Tree Gully - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%Greater Adelaide %Number%Greater Adelaide %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing2260.51.21720.41.0+54
Mining3120.70.83200.70.8-8
Manufacturing3,8638.27.65,27210.910.4-1,409
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services6781.41.37051.51.4-27
Construction4,3679.27.84,3579.07.6+10
Retail Trade5,39411.410.85,91012.211.4-516
Wholesale trade1,4883.12.91,7813.73.6-293
Accommodation and Food Services2,4785.26.72,4235.06.1+55
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,9244.14.12,0164.24.1-92
Information Media and Telecommunications6641.41.57611.61.6-97
Financial and Insurance Services1,5193.23.11,8493.83.4-330
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services6291.31.46221.31.4+7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,5095.36.42,5695.36.3-60
Administrative and Support Services1,6253.43.71,6403.43.5-15
Public Administration and Safety4,2589.07.74,4649.27.7-206
Education and Training4,4169.38.93,9328.18.2+484
Health Care and Social Assistance6,89714.615.66,35913.114.2+538
Arts and Recreation Services6141.31.55401.11.4+74
Other Services2,1154.54.02,1804.54.0-65
Inadequately described or not stated1,3192.83.36851.41.8+634

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Industry sector of employment, 2016
Industry sector of employment, 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Greater Adelaide: 1.2% Mining, Greater Adelaide: 0.8% Manufacturing, Greater Adelaide: 7.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Adelaide: 1.3% Construction, Greater Adelaide: 7.8% Retail Trade, Greater Adelaide: 10.8% Wholesale trade, Greater Adelaide: 2.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Adelaide: 6.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Adelaide: 4.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Adelaide: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Adelaide: 3.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Adelaide: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Adelaide: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Adelaide: 3.7% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Adelaide: 7.7% Education and Training, Greater Adelaide: 8.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Adelaide: 15.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Adelaide: 1.5% Other Services, Greater Adelaide: 4.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.5% Mining, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Manufacturing, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.4% Construction, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.2% Retail Trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: 11.4% Wholesale trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.2% 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: 9.0% Education and Training, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Tea Tree Gully: 14.6% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.3% Other Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in industry sector of employment, 2011 to 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Tea Tree Gully: +54 Mining, City of Tea Tree Gully: -8 Manufacturing, City of Tea Tree Gully: -1,409 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: -27 Construction, City of Tea Tree Gully: +10 Retail Trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: -516 Wholesale trade, City of Tea Tree Gully: -293 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +55 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Tea Tree Gully: -92 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Tea Tree Gully: -97 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: -330 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +7 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: -60 Administrative and Support Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: -15 Public Administration and Safety, City of Tea Tree Gully: -206 Education and Training, City of Tea Tree Gully: +484 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Tea Tree Gully: +538 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: +74 Other Services, City of Tea Tree Gully: -65
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (6,897 people or 14.6%)
  • Retail Trade (5,394 people or 11.4%)
  • Education and Training (4,416 people or 9.3%)

In combination, these three industries employed 16,707 people in total or 35.3% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, Greater Adelaide employed 15.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 10.8% in Retail Trade; and 8.9% in Education and Training.

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 construction (9.2% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (9.0% compared to 7.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (5.2% compared to 6.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (5.3% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in City of Tea Tree Gully decreased by 1,262 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Tea Tree Gully were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-1,409 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+538 persons)
  • Retail Trade (-516 persons)
  • Education and Training (+484 persons)

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