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Clarence Park

Industry sector of employment

More Clarence Park residents worked in health care and social assistance than any other industry in 2011.

Clarence Park’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
Clarence Park - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing00.00.530.20.6-3
Mining40.31.230.20.8+1
Manufacturing906.85.4907.16.40
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services161.21.2131.00.8+3
Construction685.14.7624.94.4+6
Wholesale trade392.93.1493.93.5-10
Retail Trade13910.49.416513.010.3-26
Accommodation and Food Services816.16.5927.26.4-11
Transport, Postal and Warehousing433.22.0473.72.5-4
Information Media and Telecommunications272.02.3322.52.3-5
Financial and Insurance Services554.14.5453.54.9+10
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services262.02.0131.02.0+13
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1259.412.41219.611.8+4
Administrative and Support Services453.43.0342.72.7+11
Public Administration and Safety1249.37.91098.67.7+15
Education and Training17413.111.313310.510.9+41
Health Care and Social Assistance20615.516.217814.015.8+28
Arts and Recreation Services120.91.8131.01.6-1
Other Services392.93.0564.43.1-17
Inadequately described or not stated201.51.5100.81.7+10

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 Unley: 0.5% Mining, City of Unley: 1.2% Manufacturing, City of Unley: 5.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Unley: 1.2% Construction, City of Unley: 4.7% Wholesale trade, City of Unley: 3.1% Retail Trade, City of Unley: 9.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Unley: 6.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Unley: 2.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Unley: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Unley: 4.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Unley: 2.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Unley: 12.4% Administrative and Support Services, City of Unley: 3.0% Public Administration and Safety, City of Unley: 7.9% Education and Training, City of Unley: 11.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Unley: 16.2% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Unley: 1.8% Other Services, City of Unley: 3.0% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Unley: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Clarence Park: 0.0% Mining, Clarence Park: 0.3% Manufacturing, Clarence Park: 6.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Park: 1.2% Construction, Clarence Park: 5.1% Wholesale trade, Clarence Park: 2.9% Retail Trade, Clarence Park: 10.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Park: 6.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Park: 3.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Park: 2.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Park: 4.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Park: 2.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Park: 9.4% Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Park: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Park: 9.3% Education and Training, Clarence Park: 13.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Park: 15.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Park: 0.9% Other Services, Clarence Park: 2.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Clarence Park: 1.5%
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, Clarence Park: -3 Mining, Clarence Park: +1 Manufacturing, Clarence Park: 0 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Park: +3 Construction, Clarence Park: +6 Wholesale trade, Clarence Park: -10 Retail Trade, Clarence Park: -26 Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Park: -11 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Park: -4 Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Park: -5 Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Park: +10 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Park: +13 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Park: +4 Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Park: +11 Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Park: +15 Education and Training, Clarence Park: +41 Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Park: +28 Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Park: -1 Other Services, Clarence Park: -17 Inadequately described or not stated, Clarence Park: +10
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 Clarence Park in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (206 people or 15.5%)
  • Education and Training (174 people or 13.1%)
  • Retail Trade (139 people or 10.4%)

In combination, these three industries employed 519 people in total or 38.9% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Unley employed 16.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 11.3% in Education and Training; and 9.4% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Clarence Park and the City of Unley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (13.1% compared to 11.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in public administration and safety (9.3% compared to 7.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed in manufacturing (6.8% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed in professional, scientific and technical services (9.4% compared to 12.4%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Clarence Park increased by 65 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Clarence Park between 2006 and 2011.