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Drumminor Ward

Industry sector of employment

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

Drumminor 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
Drumminor Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing50.10.4390.50.4-34
Mining350.50.7310.40.4+4
Manufacturing81310.910.91,02213.312.7-209
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1311.81.5650.81.2+66
Construction6789.19.06848.98.1-6
Wholesale trade2633.53.73033.94.2-40
Retail Trade94012.612.299112.913.1-51
Accommodation and Food Services3494.75.03614.74.8-12
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3414.64.23384.44.1+3
Information Media and Telecommunications1081.41.61431.91.7-35
Financial and Insurance Services2883.93.83154.14.2-27
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services821.11.3891.21.4-7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3554.85.33704.85.1-15
Administrative and Support Services2933.93.42443.23.2+49
Public Administration and Safety6699.09.25767.58.4+93
Education and Training5567.58.15477.17.4+9
Health Care and Social Assistance99613.313.194812.312.2+48
Arts and Recreation Services821.11.1781.01.1+4
Other Services3574.84.53634.74.4-6
Inadequately described or not stated1211.61.41702.21.7-49

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, Drumminor Ward: 0.1% Mining, Drumminor Ward: 0.5% Manufacturing, Drumminor Ward: 10.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Drumminor Ward: 1.8% Construction, Drumminor Ward: 9.1% Wholesale trade, Drumminor Ward: 3.5% Retail Trade, Drumminor Ward: 12.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Drumminor Ward: 4.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Drumminor Ward: 4.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Drumminor Ward: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Drumminor Ward: 3.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Drumminor Ward: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Drumminor Ward: 4.8% Administrative and Support Services, Drumminor Ward: 3.9% Public Administration and Safety, Drumminor Ward: 9.0% Education and Training, Drumminor Ward: 7.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Drumminor Ward: 13.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Drumminor Ward: 1.1% Other Services, Drumminor Ward: 4.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Drumminor Ward: 1.6%
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, Drumminor Ward: -34 Mining, Drumminor Ward: +4 Manufacturing, Drumminor Ward: -209 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Drumminor Ward: +66 Construction, Drumminor Ward: -6 Wholesale trade, Drumminor Ward: -40 Retail Trade, Drumminor Ward: -51 Accommodation and Food Services, Drumminor Ward: -12 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Drumminor Ward: +3 Information Media and Telecommunications, Drumminor Ward: -35 Financial and Insurance Services, Drumminor Ward: -27 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Drumminor Ward: -7 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Drumminor Ward: -15 Administrative and Support Services, Drumminor Ward: +49 Public Administration and Safety, Drumminor Ward: +93 Education and Training, Drumminor Ward: +9 Health Care and Social Assistance, Drumminor Ward: +48 Arts and Recreation Services, Drumminor Ward: +4 Other Services, Drumminor Ward: -6 Inadequately described or not stated, Drumminor Ward: -49
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 Drumminor Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (996 people or 13.3%)
  • Retail Trade (940 people or 12.6%)
  • Manufacturing (813 people or 10.9%)

In combination, these three industries employed 2,749 people in total or 36.8% 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 Drumminor Ward and City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011.

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Drumminor Ward decreased by 215 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Manufacturing (-209 persons)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+93 persons)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+66 persons)
  • Retail Trade (-51 persons)