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Modbury North

Industry sector of employment

More Modbury North residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Modbury North’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
Modbury North - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.4210.70.4-21
Mining150.50.730.10.4+12
Manufacturing30410.710.940813.912.7-104
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services451.61.5281.01.2+17
Construction2298.19.02237.68.1+6
Wholesale trade1023.63.71033.54.2-1
Retail Trade36012.712.239613.513.1-36
Accommodation and Food Services1505.35.01334.54.8+17
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1344.74.21294.44.1+5
Information Media and Telecommunications331.21.6541.81.7-21
Financial and Insurance Services1294.63.81204.14.2+9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services250.91.3331.11.4-8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1344.75.31615.55.1-27
Administrative and Support Services1194.23.4862.93.2+33
Public Administration and Safety2589.19.22227.68.4+36
Education and Training2037.28.12036.97.40
Health Care and Social Assistance37213.113.135412.112.2+18
Arts and Recreation Services401.41.1381.31.1+2
Other Services1485.24.51495.14.4-1
Inadequately described or not stated321.11.4652.21.7-33

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, Modbury North: 0.0% Mining, Modbury North: 0.5% Manufacturing, Modbury North: 10.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Modbury North: 1.6% Construction, Modbury North: 8.1% Wholesale trade, Modbury North: 3.6% Retail Trade, Modbury North: 12.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Modbury North: 5.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Modbury North: 4.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Modbury North: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Modbury North: 4.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Modbury North: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Modbury North: 4.7% Administrative and Support Services, Modbury North: 4.2% Public Administration and Safety, Modbury North: 9.1% Education and Training, Modbury North: 7.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Modbury North: 13.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Modbury North: 1.4% Other Services, Modbury North: 5.2% Inadequately described or not stated, Modbury North: 1.1%
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, Modbury North: -21 Mining, Modbury North: +12 Manufacturing, Modbury North: -104 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Modbury North: +17 Construction, Modbury North: +6 Wholesale trade, Modbury North: -1 Retail Trade, Modbury North: -36 Accommodation and Food Services, Modbury North: +17 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Modbury North: +5 Information Media and Telecommunications, Modbury North: -21 Financial and Insurance Services, Modbury North: +9 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Modbury North: -8 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Modbury North: -27 Administrative and Support Services, Modbury North: +33 Public Administration and Safety, Modbury North: +36 Education and Training, Modbury North: 0 Health Care and Social Assistance, Modbury North: +18 Arts and Recreation Services, Modbury North: +2 Other Services, Modbury North: -1 Inadequately described or not stated, Modbury North: -33
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 Modbury North in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (372 people or 13.1%)
  • Retail Trade (360 people or 12.7%)
  • Manufacturing (304 people or 10.7%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,036 people in total or 36.6% 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 10.9% in Manufacturing.

There were no major differences between Modbury North and City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011.

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Modbury North decreased by 97 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Modbury North was for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-104 persons)