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Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton

Industry sector of employment

More Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2016.

Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton’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
Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton - Employed persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing150.80.590.40.4+7
Mining190.90.7231.10.7-4
Manufacturing1497.18.22039.710.9-54
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services331.61.4351.71.5-2
Construction24811.99.222410.79.0+24
Retail Trade23211.111.425212.012.2-20
Wholesale trade422.03.1592.83.7-17
Accommodation and Food Services1065.15.21085.15.0-2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing502.44.1733.54.2-23
Information Media and Telecommunications211.01.4271.31.6-6
Financial and Insurance Services643.13.2723.43.8-8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services331.61.3221.01.3+11
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1135.45.31467.05.3-33
Administrative and Support Services653.13.4522.53.4+13
Public Administration and Safety1768.49.01778.49.2-1
Education and Training22110.69.31728.28.1+49
Health Care and Social Assistance30514.614.628613.613.1+19
Arts and Recreation Services291.41.3341.61.1-5
Other Services1065.14.5984.74.5+8
Inadequately described or not stated572.72.8261.21.4+31

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, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 0.8% Mining, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 0.9% Manufacturing, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 7.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.6% Construction, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 11.9% Retail Trade, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 11.1% Wholesale trade, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 2.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 5.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 2.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 3.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 5.4% Administrative and Support Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 8.4% Education and Training, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 10.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 14.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.4% Other Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 5.1%
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, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +7 Mining, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -4 Manufacturing, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -54 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -2 Construction, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +24 Retail Trade, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -20 Wholesale trade, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -17 Accommodation and Food Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -2 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -23 Information Media and Telecommunications, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -6 Financial and Insurance Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -8 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +11 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -33 Administrative and Support Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +13 Public Administration and Safety, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -1 Education and Training, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +49 Health Care and Social Assistance, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +19 Arts and Recreation Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -5 Other Services, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +8
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 Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (305 people or 14.6%)
  • Construction (248 people or 11.9%)
  • Retail Trade (232 people or 11.1%)

In combination, these three industries employed 785 people in total or 37.7% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 14.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 9.2% in Construction; and 11.4% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in construction (11.9% compared to 9.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (10.6% compared to 9.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in transport, postal and warehousing (2.4% compared to 4.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in wholesale trade (2.0% compared to 3.1%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton decreased by 14 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident population between 2011 and 2016 in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton was for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-54 persons)

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