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Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Resident workers (Local) - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of Goulburn Mulwaree Council area’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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area, 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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area 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
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Industry
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Number%Regional NSW%Number%Regional NSW%2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing3913.25.84524.17.0-61
Mining1000.82.5500.51.7+50
Manufacturing7896.58.38717.89.3-82
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1711.41.51101.01.3+61
Construction9447.87.97296.67.8+215
Wholesale Trade3122.62.83433.13.1-31
Retail Trade1,57413.011.41,47813.312.3+96
Accommodation and Food Services9898.27.79949.07.5-5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6795.64.27867.14.3-107
Information Media and Telecommunications1241.01.01391.31.2-15
Financial and Insurance Services1951.62.21861.72.3+9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1721.41.41261.11.5+46
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services4703.94.63993.64.4+71
Administrative and Support Services3022.52.82262.02.5+76
Public Administration and Safety1,38811.47.21,23311.16.9+155
Education and Training8547.08.68287.58.3+26
Health Care and Social Assistance1,78014.713.01,43813.011.4+342
Arts and Recreation Services1201.01.2990.91.2+21
Other Services5124.23.94213.83.9+91
Industry not classified2612.22.11911.72.3+70

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, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 3.2% Mining, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 0.8% Manufacturing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 6.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.4% Construction, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 7.8% Wholesale Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 2.6% Retail Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 13.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 8.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 5.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 3.9% Administrative and Support Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 11.4% Education and Training, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 7.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 14.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.0% Other Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 4.2% Industry not classified, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 2.2%
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, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -61 Mining, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +50 Manufacturing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -82 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +61 Construction, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +215 Wholesale Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -31 Retail Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +96 Accommodation and Food Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -5 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -107 Information Media and Telecommunications, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -15 Financial and Insurance Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +9 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +46 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +71 Administrative and Support Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +76 Public Administration and Safety, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +155 Education and Training, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +26 Health Care and Social Assistance, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +342 Arts and Recreation Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +21 Other Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +91 Industry not classified, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +70
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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,780 people or 14.7%)
  • Retail Trade (1,574 people or 13.0%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (1,388 people or 11.4%)

In combination these three industries employed 4,742 people in total or 39.1% of the total local labour force.

In comparison, Regional NSW employed 13.0% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 11.4% in Retail Trade; and 7.2% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Goulburn Mulwaree Council area and Regional NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Public Administration and Safety (11.4% compared to 7.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (14.7% compared to 13.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (3.2% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Manufacturing (6.5% compared to 8.3%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area were for those employed in:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+342 local labour force)
  • Construction (+215 local labour force)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+155 local labour force)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-107 local labour force)

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