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Pedare Ward

Industry sector of employment

More Pedare Ward residents worked in retail trade than any other industry in 2011.

Pedare 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
Pedare Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing40.00.4350.40.4-31
Mining210.20.7460.50.4-25
Manufacturing1,12111.310.91,36113.912.7-240
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1501.51.51221.21.2+28
Construction7928.09.06937.18.1+99
Wholesale trade3974.03.74104.24.2-13
Retail Trade1,26112.712.21,31413.513.1-53
Accommodation and Food Services4764.85.04544.74.8+22
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3683.74.23453.54.1+23
Information Media and Telecommunications2162.21.61711.81.7+45
Financial and Insurance Services4614.63.84895.04.2-28
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1411.41.31701.71.4-29
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5085.15.34654.85.1+43
Administrative and Support Services2993.03.42893.03.2+10
Public Administration and Safety1,02110.39.299010.18.4+31
Education and Training8368.48.17237.47.4+113
Health Care and Social Assistance1,24412.513.11,10411.312.2+140
Arts and Recreation Services981.01.1760.81.1+22
Other Services4384.44.53633.74.4+75
Inadequately described or not stated690.71.41421.51.7-73

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, Pedare Ward: 0.0% Mining, Pedare Ward: 0.2% Manufacturing, Pedare Ward: 11.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Pedare Ward: 1.5% Construction, Pedare Ward: 8.0% Wholesale trade, Pedare Ward: 4.0% Retail Trade, Pedare Ward: 12.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Pedare Ward: 4.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Pedare Ward: 3.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Pedare Ward: 2.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Pedare Ward: 4.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Pedare Ward: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Pedare Ward: 5.1% Administrative and Support Services, Pedare Ward: 3.0% Public Administration and Safety, Pedare Ward: 10.3% Education and Training, Pedare Ward: 8.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Pedare Ward: 12.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Pedare Ward: 1.0% Other Services, Pedare Ward: 4.4% Inadequately described or not stated, Pedare Ward: 0.7%
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, Pedare Ward: -31 Mining, Pedare Ward: -25 Manufacturing, Pedare Ward: -240 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Pedare Ward: +28 Construction, Pedare Ward: +99 Wholesale trade, Pedare Ward: -13 Retail Trade, Pedare Ward: -53 Accommodation and Food Services, Pedare Ward: +22 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Pedare Ward: +23 Information Media and Telecommunications, Pedare Ward: +45 Financial and Insurance Services, Pedare Ward: -28 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Pedare Ward: -29 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Pedare Ward: +43 Administrative and Support Services, Pedare Ward: +10 Public Administration and Safety, Pedare Ward: +31 Education and Training, Pedare Ward: +113 Health Care and Social Assistance, Pedare Ward: +140 Arts and Recreation Services, Pedare Ward: +22 Other Services, Pedare Ward: +75 Inadequately described or not stated, Pedare Ward: -73
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 Pedare Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Retail Trade (1,261 people or 12.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,244 people or 12.5%)
  • Manufacturing (1,121 people or 11.3%)

In combination, these three industries employed 3,626 people in total or 36.5% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 12.2% in Retail Trade; 13.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 10.9% in Manufacturing.

The major difference between the jobs held by the population of Pedare Ward and the City of Tea Tree Gully was:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (10.3% compared to 9.2%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Pedare Ward increased by 159 between 2006 and 2011.

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

  • Manufacturing (-240 persons)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+140 persons)
  • Education and Training (+113 persons)
  • Construction (+99 persons)