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Balmoral Ward

Industry sector of employment

More Balmoral Ward residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Balmoral Ward’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
Balmoral Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing80.10.4340.50.4-26
Mining180.30.7240.30.4-6
Manufacturing81411.410.990412.912.7-90
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services981.41.5981.41.20
Construction5978.49.05097.38.1+88
Wholesale trade2082.93.72623.74.2-54
Retail Trade90312.712.290112.913.1+2
Accommodation and Food Services4486.35.03885.54.8+60
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3434.84.23454.94.1-2
Information Media and Telecommunications921.31.61171.71.7-25
Financial and Insurance Services2343.33.82393.44.2-5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services721.01.3951.41.4-23
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3695.25.33344.85.1+35
Administrative and Support Services2904.13.42703.93.2+20
Public Administration and Safety5688.09.25347.68.4+34
Education and Training5337.58.14266.17.4+107
Health Care and Social Assistance1,03414.513.197213.912.2+62
Arts and Recreation Services761.11.1761.11.10
Other Services3264.64.53344.84.4-8
Inadequately described or not stated921.31.41452.11.7-53

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, Balmoral Ward: 0.1% Mining, Balmoral Ward: 0.3% Manufacturing, Balmoral Ward: 11.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Balmoral Ward: 1.4% Construction, Balmoral Ward: 8.4% Wholesale trade, Balmoral Ward: 2.9% Retail Trade, Balmoral Ward: 12.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Balmoral Ward: 6.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Balmoral Ward: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Balmoral Ward: 1.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Balmoral Ward: 3.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Balmoral Ward: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Balmoral Ward: 5.2% Administrative and Support Services, Balmoral Ward: 4.1% Public Administration and Safety, Balmoral Ward: 8.0% Education and Training, Balmoral Ward: 7.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Balmoral Ward: 14.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Balmoral Ward: 1.1% Other Services, Balmoral Ward: 4.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Balmoral Ward: 1.3%
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, Balmoral Ward: -26 Mining, Balmoral Ward: -6 Manufacturing, Balmoral Ward: -90 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Balmoral Ward: 0 Construction, Balmoral Ward: +88 Wholesale trade, Balmoral Ward: -54 Retail Trade, Balmoral Ward: +2 Accommodation and Food Services, Balmoral Ward: +60 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Balmoral Ward: -2 Information Media and Telecommunications, Balmoral Ward: -25 Financial and Insurance Services, Balmoral Ward: -5 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Balmoral Ward: -23 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Balmoral Ward: +35 Administrative and Support Services, Balmoral Ward: +20 Public Administration and Safety, Balmoral Ward: +34 Education and Training, Balmoral Ward: +107 Health Care and Social Assistance, Balmoral Ward: +62 Arts and Recreation Services, Balmoral Ward: 0 Other Services, Balmoral Ward: -8 Inadequately described or not stated, Balmoral Ward: -53
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 Balmoral Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,034 people or 14.5%)
  • Retail Trade (903 people or 12.7%)
  • Manufacturing (814 people or 11.4%)

In combination, these three industries employed 2,751 people in total or 38.6% 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.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in health care and social assistance (14.5% compared to 13.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in accommodation and food services (6.3% compared to 5.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (8.0% compared to 9.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Balmoral Ward increased by 117 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Education and Training (+107 persons)
  • Manufacturing (-90 persons)
  • Construction (+88 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+62 persons)