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Eurobodalla Shire

Resident workers (Local) - Industry

Retail Trade employs more of Eurobodalla Shire’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 Eurobodalla Shire residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Eurobodalla Shire, 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 Eurobodalla Shire 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
Eurobodalla Shire 20112006Change
Industry
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Number%Regional NSW%Number%Regional NSW%2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing3462.85.83973.27.0-51
Mining550.42.5160.11.7+39
Manufacturing5994.88.37175.99.3-118
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1561.21.51521.21.3+4
Construction1,36910.97.91,26110.37.8+108
Wholesale Trade2281.82.82442.03.1-16
Retail Trade1,86214.911.42,07517.012.3-213
Accommodation and Food Services1,44411.57.71,44011.87.5+4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing4353.54.24033.34.3+32
Information Media and Telecommunications1841.51.01431.21.2+41
Financial and Insurance Services1891.52.21931.62.3-4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services2281.81.42472.01.5-19
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5154.14.64793.94.4+36
Administrative and Support Services4053.22.83993.32.5+6
Public Administration and Safety7636.17.27316.06.9+32
Education and Training1,0558.48.69237.58.3+132
Health Care and Social Assistance1,69813.613.01,42111.611.4+277
Arts and Recreation Services2171.71.22171.81.20
Other Services5194.13.94713.93.9+48
Industry not classified2632.12.13012.52.3-38

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, Regional NSW: 5.8% Mining, Regional NSW: 2.5% Manufacturing, Regional NSW: 8.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional NSW: 1.5% Construction, Regional NSW: 7.9% Wholesale Trade, Regional NSW: 2.8% Retail Trade, Regional NSW: 11.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional NSW: 7.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional NSW: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional NSW: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional NSW: 2.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional NSW: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional NSW: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Regional NSW: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Regional NSW: 7.2% Education and Training, Regional NSW: 8.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional NSW: 13.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional NSW: 1.2% Other Services, Regional NSW: 3.9% Industry not classified, Regional NSW: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Eurobodalla Shire: 2.8% Mining, Eurobodalla Shire: 0.4% Manufacturing, Eurobodalla Shire: 4.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.2% Construction, Eurobodalla Shire: 10.9% Wholesale Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.8% Retail Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: 14.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 11.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Eurobodalla Shire: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 4.1% Administrative and Support Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Eurobodalla Shire: 6.1% Education and Training, Eurobodalla Shire: 8.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Eurobodalla Shire: 13.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.7% Other Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 4.1% Industry not classified, Eurobodalla Shire: 2.1%
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, Eurobodalla Shire: -51 Mining, Eurobodalla Shire: +39 Manufacturing, Eurobodalla Shire: -118 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +4 Construction, Eurobodalla Shire: +108 Wholesale Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: -16 Retail Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: -213 Accommodation and Food Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +4 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Eurobodalla Shire: +32 Information Media and Telecommunications, Eurobodalla Shire: +41 Financial and Insurance Services, Eurobodalla Shire: -4 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Eurobodalla Shire: -19 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +36 Administrative and Support Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +6 Public Administration and Safety, Eurobodalla Shire: +32 Education and Training, Eurobodalla Shire: +132 Health Care and Social Assistance, Eurobodalla Shire: +277 Arts and Recreation Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 0 Other Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +48 Industry not classified, Eurobodalla Shire: -38
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 Eurobodalla Shire in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Retail Trade (1,862 people or 14.9%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,698 people or 13.6%)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (1,444 people or 11.5%)

In combination these three industries employed 5,004 people in total or 39.9% of the total local labour force.

In comparison, Regional NSW employed 11.4% in Retail Trade; 13.0% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 7.7% in Accommodation and Food Services.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Eurobodalla Shire and Regional NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Accommodation and Food Services (11.5% compared to 7.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Retail Trade (14.9% compared to 11.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Construction (10.9% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Manufacturing (4.8% compared to 8.3%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+277 local labour force)
  • Retail Trade (-213 local labour force)
  • Education and Training (+132 local labour force)
  • Manufacturing (-118 local labour force)

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