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Resident workers (Local) - Industry

Manufacturing employs more of the City of Casey’s local labour force than any other industry sector.

Industry sector data identifies the industries in which the residents of an area work either within the residing area or elsewhere. Comparing the industry sectors in which the City of Casey residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in the City of Casey, indicates whether an economy draws on the skills offered by its own residents, or on a different set of skills imported from elsewhere in the region.

Industry sector statistics in the City of Casey are influenced by a range of factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available within commuting distance;
  • The educational levels of the local population; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the local population.

Industry sector data should be viewed in conjunction with Residents place of work.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

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Local resident workers industry of employment
City of Casey 20112006Change
Industry
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing8730.72.38410.82.7+32
Mining2080.20.41530.20.3+55
Manufacturing21,08517.610.720,48720.412.5+598
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1,3461.11.19320.90.9+414
Construction12,06810.18.39,5429.57.5+2,526
Wholesale Trade7,7276.54.57,1227.14.9+605
Retail Trade14,03711.710.812,91712.811.5+1,120
Accommodation and Food Services5,6734.76.14,4694.45.8+1,204
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6,5415.54.75,8035.84.6+738
Information Media and Telecommunications1,8531.62.01,6101.62.2+243
Financial and Insurance Services4,0343.44.13,1793.24.1+855
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,4041.21.41,1941.21.4+210
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5,5494.67.84,1974.27.2+1,352
Administrative and Support Services3,9243.33.33,2543.23.3+670
Public Administration and Safety4,5783.85.33,6353.65.2+943
Education and Training6,5375.58.04,7804.77.7+1,757
Health Care and Social Assistance12,05710.111.68,3348.310.4+3,723
Arts and Recreation Services1,5791.31.71,1551.11.6+424
Other Services4,9794.23.63,9894.03.6+990
Industry not classified3,4902.92.43,0803.12.6+410

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local resident workers industry of employment, 2011
Local resident workers industry of employment, 2011 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Victoria: 2.3% Mining, Victoria: 0.4% Manufacturing, Victoria: 10.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Victoria: 1.1% Construction, Victoria: 8.3% Wholesale Trade, Victoria: 4.5% Retail Trade, Victoria: 10.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Victoria: 6.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Victoria: 4.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Victoria: 2.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Victoria: 4.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Victoria: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Victoria: 7.8% Administrative and Support Services, Victoria: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, Victoria: 5.3% Education and Training, Victoria: 8.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Victoria: 11.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Victoria: 1.7% Other Services, Victoria: 3.6% Industry not classified, Victoria: 2.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Casey: 0.7% Mining, City of Casey: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Casey: 17.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Casey: 1.1% Construction, City of Casey: 10.1% Wholesale Trade, City of Casey: 6.5% Retail Trade, City of Casey: 11.7% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Casey: 4.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Casey: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Casey: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Casey: 3.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Casey: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Casey: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, City of Casey: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, City of Casey: 3.8% Education and Training, City of Casey: 5.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Casey: 10.1% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Casey: 1.3% Other Services, City of Casey: 4.2% Industry not classified, City of Casey: 2.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local resident workers industry of employment, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers industry of employment, 2006 to 2011 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Casey: +32 Mining, City of Casey: +55 Manufacturing, City of Casey: +598 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Casey: +414 Construction, City of Casey: +2,526 Wholesale Trade, City of Casey: +605 Retail Trade, City of Casey: +1,120 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Casey: +1,204 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Casey: +738 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Casey: +243 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Casey: +855 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Casey: +210 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Casey: +1,352 Administrative and Support Services, City of Casey: +670 Public Administration and Safety, City of Casey: +943 Education and Training, City of Casey: +1,757 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Casey: +3,723 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Casey: +424 Other Services, City of Casey: +990 Industry not classified, City of Casey: +410
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the jobs held by the local labour force in City of Casey in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Manufacturing (21,085 people or 17.6%)
  • Retail Trade (14,037 people or 11.7%)
  • Construction (12,068 people or 10.1%)

In combination these three industries employed 47,190 people in total or 39.5% of the total local labour force.

In comparison, Victoria employed 10.7% in Manufacturing; 10.8% in Retail Trade; and 8.3% in Construction.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of the City of Casey and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Manufacturing (17.6% compared to 10.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Wholesale Trade (6.5% compared to 4.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.6% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Education and Training (5.5% compared to 8.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in the City of Casey were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+3,723 local labour force)
  • Construction (+2,526 local labour force)
  • Education and Training (+1,757 local labour force)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+1,352 local labour force)

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