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Clarence Park Ward

Industry sector of employment

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

Clarence Park 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
Clarence Park Ward - Employed persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Industry sectorNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing40.10.5130.40.6-9
Mining301.01.2210.70.8+9
Manufacturing1515.15.42037.06.4-53
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services401.31.2230.80.8+17
Construction1374.64.71154.04.4+22
Wholesale trade812.73.1903.13.5-9
Retail Trade2899.79.429010.010.3-1
Accommodation and Food Services1735.86.51625.66.4+11
Transport, Postal and Warehousing451.52.0712.42.5-26
Information Media and Telecommunications752.52.3652.22.3+10
Financial and Insurance Services1505.04.51455.04.9+4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services682.32.0561.92.0+12
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services34411.612.432911.311.8+15
Administrative and Support Services782.63.0752.62.7+3
Public Administration and Safety2097.07.91876.57.7+21
Education and Training37812.711.337512.910.9+3
Health Care and Social Assistance50417.016.250117.315.8+3
Arts and Recreation Services682.31.8441.51.6+24
Other Services1093.73.0782.73.1+30
Inadequately described or not stated371.21.5561.91.7-19

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 Ward: 0.1% Mining, Clarence Park Ward: 1.0% Manufacturing, Clarence Park Ward: 5.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Park Ward: 1.3% Construction, Clarence Park Ward: 4.6% Wholesale trade, Clarence Park Ward: 2.7% Retail Trade, Clarence Park Ward: 9.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Park Ward: 5.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Park Ward: 1.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Park Ward: 2.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Park Ward: 5.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Park Ward: 2.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Park Ward: 11.6% Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Park Ward: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Park Ward: 7.0% Education and Training, Clarence Park Ward: 12.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Park Ward: 17.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Park Ward: 2.3% Other Services, Clarence Park Ward: 3.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Clarence Park Ward: 1.2%
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 Ward: -9 Mining, Clarence Park Ward: +9 Manufacturing, Clarence Park Ward: -53 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Park Ward: +17 Construction, Clarence Park Ward: +22 Wholesale trade, Clarence Park Ward: -9 Retail Trade, Clarence Park Ward: -1 Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Park Ward: +11 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Park Ward: -26 Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Park Ward: +10 Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Park Ward: +4 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Park Ward: +12 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Park Ward: +15 Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Park Ward: +3 Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Park Ward: +21 Education and Training, Clarence Park Ward: +3 Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Park Ward: +3 Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Park Ward: +24 Other Services, Clarence Park Ward: +30 Inadequately described or not stated, Clarence Park Ward: -19
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 Ward in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (504 people or 17.0%)
  • Education and Training (378 people or 12.7%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (344 people or 11.6%)

In combination, these three industries employed 1,226 people in total or 41.3% of the total employed resident population.

In comparison, City of Unley employed 16.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 11.3% in Education and Training; and 12.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major difference between the jobs held by the population of Clarence Park Ward and City of Unley was:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed in education and training (12.7% compared to 11.3%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Clarence Park Ward increased by 70 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident population between 2006 and 2011 in Clarence Park Ward was for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-53 persons)

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