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Golden Grove - Gould Creek

Industry sector of employment

More Golden Grove - Gould Creek residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2016.

Golden Grove - Gould Creek’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
Golden Grove - Gould Creek - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing180.40.580.20.4+11
Mining150.30.760.10.7+9
Manufacturing4168.08.253310.610.9-118
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services771.51.4721.41.5+5
Construction4017.89.23817.69.0+20
Retail Trade63112.211.467213.312.2-41
Wholesale trade1683.33.12164.33.7-48
Accommodation and Food Services2745.35.22775.55.0-3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1913.74.11783.54.2+13
Information Media and Telecommunications601.21.41122.21.6-51
Financial and Insurance Services1973.83.22314.63.8-34
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services741.41.3731.41.3+1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2785.45.32725.45.3+7
Administrative and Support Services1643.23.41493.03.4+15
Public Administration and Safety57911.29.04949.89.2+84
Education and Training5119.99.34278.58.1+84
Health Care and Social Assistance70713.714.663412.613.1+73
Arts and Recreation Services711.41.3511.01.1+20
Other Services1893.74.52044.14.5-15
Inadequately described or not stated1412.72.8491.01.4+92

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, 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% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 0.4% Mining, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 0.3% Manufacturing, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 8.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.5% Construction, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 7.8% Retail Trade, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 12.2% Wholesale trade, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 3.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 5.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 3.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 3.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 5.4% Administrative and Support Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 11.2% Education and Training, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 9.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 13.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.4% Other Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 3.7%
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, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +11 Mining, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +9 Manufacturing, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -118 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +5 Construction, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +20 Retail Trade, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -41 Wholesale trade, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -48 Accommodation and Food Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -3 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +13 Information Media and Telecommunications, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -51 Financial and Insurance Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -34 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +7 Administrative and Support Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +15 Public Administration and Safety, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +84 Education and Training, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +84 Health Care and Social Assistance, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +73 Arts and Recreation Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +20 Other Services, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -15
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 Golden Grove - Gould Creek in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (707 people or 13.7%)
  • Retail Trade (631 people or 12.2%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (579 people or 11.2%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,917 people in total or 37.1% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 14.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 11.4% in Retail Trade; and 9.0% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Golden Grove - Gould Creek and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (11.2% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in construction (7.8% compared to 9.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Golden Grove - Gould Creek increased by 125 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2011 and 2016 in Golden Grove - Gould Creek were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-118 persons)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+84 persons)
  • Education and Training (+84 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+73 persons)

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