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Hope Valley

Industry sector of employment

More Hope Valley residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2016.

Hope Valley’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
Hope Valley - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing80.30.570.20.4+1
Mining40.10.7170.50.7-13
Manufacturing2417.78.22949.210.9-53
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services371.21.4591.81.5-22
Construction2889.39.232310.19.0-35
Retail Trade37111.911.437511.712.2-4
Wholesale trade953.13.11294.03.7-34
Accommodation and Food Services1324.25.21424.45.0-10
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1464.74.11334.24.2+13
Information Media and Telecommunications190.61.4371.21.6-18
Financial and Insurance Services993.23.21183.73.8-19
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services431.41.3230.71.3+20
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1685.45.32046.45.3-36
Administrative and Support Services1093.53.41284.03.4-19
Public Administration and Safety2467.99.02367.49.2+10
Education and Training2809.09.32738.58.1+7
Health Care and Social Assistance53017.014.647114.713.1+59
Arts and Recreation Services481.51.3280.91.1+20
Other Services1414.54.51715.34.5-30
Inadequately described or not stated1083.52.8331.01.4+75

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, Hope Valley: 0.3% Mining, Hope Valley: 0.1% Manufacturing, Hope Valley: 7.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hope Valley: 1.2% Construction, Hope Valley: 9.3% Retail Trade, Hope Valley: 11.9% Wholesale trade, Hope Valley: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Hope Valley: 4.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hope Valley: 4.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Hope Valley: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Hope Valley: 3.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hope Valley: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hope Valley: 5.4% Administrative and Support Services, Hope Valley: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, Hope Valley: 7.9% Education and Training, Hope Valley: 9.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Hope Valley: 17.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Hope Valley: 1.5% Other Services, Hope Valley: 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, Hope Valley: +1 Mining, Hope Valley: -13 Manufacturing, Hope Valley: -53 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hope Valley: -22 Construction, Hope Valley: -35 Retail Trade, Hope Valley: -4 Wholesale trade, Hope Valley: -34 Accommodation and Food Services, Hope Valley: -10 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hope Valley: +13 Information Media and Telecommunications, Hope Valley: -18 Financial and Insurance Services, Hope Valley: -19 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hope Valley: +20 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hope Valley: -36 Administrative and Support Services, Hope Valley: -19 Public Administration and Safety, Hope Valley: +10 Education and Training, Hope Valley: +7 Health Care and Social Assistance, Hope Valley: +59 Arts and Recreation Services, Hope Valley: +20 Other Services, Hope Valley: -30
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 Hope Valley in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (530 people or 17.0%)
  • Retail Trade (371 people or 11.9%)
  • Construction (288 people or 9.3%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,189 people in total or 38.2% 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 9.2% in Construction.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (17.0% compared to 14.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (7.9% compared to 9.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Hope Valley decreased by 88 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2011 and 2016 in Hope Valley were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+59 persons)
  • Manufacturing (-53 persons)

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