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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 2011.

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?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Industry sector of employment
Hope Valley - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing70.20.4140.40.4-7
Mining170.50.780.30.4+9
Manufacturing2949.210.939812.112.7-104
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services591.81.5481.41.2+11
Construction32310.19.02918.88.1+32
Wholesale trade1294.03.71334.04.2-4
Retail Trade37511.712.243313.113.1-58
Accommodation and Food Services1424.45.01564.74.8-14
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1334.24.21524.64.1-19
Information Media and Telecommunications371.21.6541.61.7-17
Financial and Insurance Services1183.73.81153.54.2+3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services230.71.3511.61.4-28
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2046.45.31614.95.1+43
Administrative and Support Services1284.03.41243.83.2+4
Public Administration and Safety2367.49.22447.48.4-8
Education and Training2738.58.12347.17.4+39
Health Care and Social Assistance47114.713.142713.012.2+44
Arts and Recreation Services280.91.1341.01.1-6
Other Services1715.34.51634.94.4+8
Inadequately described or not stated331.01.4581.81.7-25

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 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% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Hope Valley: 0.2% Mining, Hope Valley: 0.5% Manufacturing, Hope Valley: 9.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hope Valley: 1.8% Construction, Hope Valley: 10.1% Wholesale trade, Hope Valley: 4.0% Retail Trade, Hope Valley: 11.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Hope Valley: 4.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hope Valley: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Hope Valley: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Hope Valley: 3.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hope Valley: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hope Valley: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, Hope Valley: 4.0% Public Administration and Safety, Hope Valley: 7.4% Education and Training, Hope Valley: 8.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Hope Valley: 14.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Hope Valley: 0.9% Other Services, Hope Valley: 5.3% Inadequately described or not stated, Hope Valley: 1.0%
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, Hope Valley: -7 Mining, Hope Valley: +9 Manufacturing, Hope Valley: -104 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hope Valley: +11 Construction, Hope Valley: +32 Wholesale trade, Hope Valley: -4 Retail Trade, Hope Valley: -58 Accommodation and Food Services, Hope Valley: -14 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hope Valley: -19 Information Media and Telecommunications, Hope Valley: -17 Financial and Insurance Services, Hope Valley: +3 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hope Valley: -28 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hope Valley: +43 Administrative and Support Services, Hope Valley: +4 Public Administration and Safety, Hope Valley: -8 Education and Training, Hope Valley: +39 Health Care and Social Assistance, Hope Valley: +44 Arts and Recreation Services, Hope Valley: -6 Other Services, Hope Valley: +8 Inadequately described or not stated, Hope Valley: -25
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 Hope Valley in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (471 people or 14.7%)
  • Retail Trade (375 people or 11.7%)
  • Construction (323 people or 10.1%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,169 people in total or 36.5% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 13.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 12.2% in Retail Trade; and 9.0% 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 (14.7% compared to 13.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (10.1% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (7.4% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (9.2% compared to 10.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Hope Valley decreased by 98 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Hope Valley were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-104 persons)
  • Retail Trade (-58 persons)