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Circular Head Council area

Resident workers (Local) - Industry

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing employs more of Circular Head 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 Circular Head Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Circular Head 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 Circular Head 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
Circular Head Council area 20112006Change
Industry
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Number%Greater Hobart%Number%Greater Hobart%2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing81422.31.693224.71.7-118
Mining902.50.3521.40.2+38
Manufacturing72419.86.474219.78.0-18
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services260.72.1260.71.90
Construction2506.87.51905.06.7+60
Wholesale Trade1253.42.71433.83.0-18
Retail Trade3409.311.43238.612.3+17
Accommodation and Food Services2306.37.11955.27.0+35
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1243.43.51183.13.9+6
Information Media and Telecommunications70.22.1250.72.1-18
Financial and Insurance Services451.22.8350.93.0+10
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services260.71.4290.81.6-3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services812.26.2721.95.6+9
Administrative and Support Services461.32.51724.62.5-126
Public Administration and Safety972.712.2982.611.7-1
Education and Training2386.59.62175.88.8+21
Health Care and Social Assistance2005.512.81935.112.4+7
Arts and Recreation Services120.32.1230.61.7-11
Other Services1193.33.7782.13.6+41
Industry not classified561.51.91042.82.4-48

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, Greater Hobart: 1.6% Mining, Greater Hobart: 0.3% Manufacturing, Greater Hobart: 6.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Hobart: 2.1% Construction, Greater Hobart: 7.5% Wholesale Trade, Greater Hobart: 2.7% Retail Trade, Greater Hobart: 11.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Hobart: 7.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Hobart: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Hobart: 2.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Hobart: 2.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Hobart: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Hobart: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Hobart: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Hobart: 12.2% Education and Training, Greater Hobart: 9.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Hobart: 12.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Hobart: 2.1% Other Services, Greater Hobart: 3.7% Industry not classified, Greater Hobart: 1.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Circular Head Council area: 22.3% Mining, Circular Head Council area: 2.5% Manufacturing, Circular Head Council area: 19.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Circular Head Council area: 0.7% Construction, Circular Head Council area: 6.8% Wholesale Trade, Circular Head Council area: 3.4% Retail Trade, Circular Head Council area: 9.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Circular Head Council area: 6.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Circular Head Council area: 3.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Circular Head Council area: 0.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Circular Head Council area: 1.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Circular Head Council area: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Circular Head Council area: 2.2% Administrative and Support Services, Circular Head Council area: 1.3% Public Administration and Safety, Circular Head Council area: 2.7% Education and Training, Circular Head Council area: 6.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Circular Head Council area: 5.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Circular Head Council area: 0.3% Other Services, Circular Head Council area: 3.3% Industry not classified, Circular Head Council area: 1.5%
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, Circular Head Council area: -118 Mining, Circular Head Council area: +38 Manufacturing, Circular Head Council area: -18 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Circular Head Council area: 0 Construction, Circular Head Council area: +60 Wholesale Trade, Circular Head Council area: -18 Retail Trade, Circular Head Council area: +17 Accommodation and Food Services, Circular Head Council area: +35 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Circular Head Council area: +6 Information Media and Telecommunications, Circular Head Council area: -18 Financial and Insurance Services, Circular Head Council area: +10 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Circular Head Council area: -3 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Circular Head Council area: +9 Administrative and Support Services, Circular Head Council area: -126 Public Administration and Safety, Circular Head Council area: -1 Education and Training, Circular Head Council area: +21 Health Care and Social Assistance, Circular Head Council area: +7 Arts and Recreation Services, Circular Head Council area: -11 Other Services, Circular Head Council area: +41 Industry not classified, Circular Head Council area: -48
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 Circular Head Council area in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (814 people or 22.3%)
  • Manufacturing (724 people or 19.8%)
  • Retail Trade (340 people or 9.3%)

In combination these three industries employed 1,878 people in total or 51.5% of the total local labour force.

In comparison, Greater Hobart employed 1.6% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 6.4% in Manufacturing; and 11.4% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Circular Head Council area and Greater Hobart were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (22.3% compared to 1.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Manufacturing (19.8% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Public Administration and Safety (2.7% compared to 12.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (5.5% compared to 12.8%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Administrative and Support Services (-126 local labour force)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-118 local labour force)
  • Construction (+60 local labour force)

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