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Employment by industry (Total)

In Randwick City, Health Care and Social Assistance is the largest employer, generating 13,455 local jobs in 2015/16.

Employment (total) is the most accurate and up to date measure of the total number of people employed in Randwick City. The statistics are modelled by NIEIR to correct for the known undercount of jobs recorded in the Census. They estimate the total number of persons employed in an industry sector (full-time and part-time) in Randwick City regardless of where they live. They are updated annually.

By comparing the number of jobs in each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of Randwick City's economy. This can be done by directly comparing the area to its benchmark, or by using a location quotient to look at the relative size of industries.

Estimated total employment by industry should not be considered as a "Full-Time Equivalent" measure as different industries will have different ratios of part-time and full time employees. Full-time employment by industry statistics are also available.

To see how employment is distributed across the area, see the Employment locations section and to see where people come from to work in these industries, these data should be viewed in conjunction with Workers place of residence by industry data.

More granular sub-categories for each industry sector are available in the Employment by industry (Census) counts. While Census figures undercount employment they do provide a more detailed picture of the specific industries operating in the area.

NOTE: Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Employment (total) by industry
Randwick City2015/162010/11Change
Industry
(Click rows to view sub-categories)
Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing780.12.3650.12.3+13
Mining00.01.010.00.9-1
Manufacturing3,3205.77.91,3632.78.5+1,957
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1260.21.21630.31.2-37
Construction4,2427.27.63,5937.17.6+649
Wholesale Trade8081.44.59101.84.6-101
Retail Trade3,2935.610.32,8535.610.3+441
Accommodation and Food Services4,4287.57.03,9607.86.8+467
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3,5176.05.13,3776.65.2+140
Information Media and Telecommunications3770.62.54280.82.5-50
Financial and Insurance Services6141.05.36611.35.3-47
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services8081.41.88201.61.8-13
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,4484.28.52,5825.18.4-134
Administrative and Support Services1,6722.83.51,6013.13.4+71
Public Administration and Safety3,9006.66.33,8767.66.3+24
Education and Training12,56421.48.210,31620.38.1+2,248
Health Care and Social Assistance13,45522.911.511,31022.211.3+2,145
Arts and Recreation Services1,2692.21.51,2972.61.5-29
Other Services1,8203.14.01,6663.34.0+154

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Employment (total) by industry 2015/16
Employment (total) by industry 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 2.3% Mining, New South Wales: 1.0% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 7.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 1.2% Construction, New South Wales: 7.6% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 4.5% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 10.3% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 7.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 5.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 2.5% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 5.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 1.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 8.5% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 6.3% Education and Training, New South Wales: 8.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 11.5% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.5% Other Services, New South Wales: 4.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Randwick City: 0.1% Mining, Randwick City: 0.0% Manufacturing, Randwick City: 5.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Randwick City: 0.2% Construction, Randwick City: 7.2% Wholesale Trade, Randwick City: 1.4% Retail Trade, Randwick City: 5.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Randwick City: 7.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Randwick City: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Randwick City: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Randwick City: 1.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Randwick City: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Randwick City: 4.2% Administrative and Support Services, Randwick City: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Randwick City: 6.6% Education and Training, Randwick City: 21.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Randwick City: 22.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Randwick City: 2.2% Other Services, Randwick City: 3.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in employment (total) by industry, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in employment (total) by industry, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Randwick City: +13 Mining, Randwick City: -1 Manufacturing, Randwick City: +1,957 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Randwick City: -37 Construction, Randwick City: +649 Wholesale Trade, Randwick City: -101 Retail Trade, Randwick City: +441 Accommodation and Food Services, Randwick City: +467 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Randwick City: +140 Information Media and Telecommunications, Randwick City: -50 Financial and Insurance Services, Randwick City: -47 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Randwick City: -13 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Randwick City: -134 Administrative and Support Services, Randwick City: +71 Public Administration and Safety, Randwick City: +24 Education and Training, Randwick City: +2,248 Health Care and Social Assistance, Randwick City: +2,145 Arts and Recreation Services, Randwick City: -29 Other Services, Randwick City: +154
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the local workers in Randwick City in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (13,455 people or 22.9%)
  • Education and Training (12,564 people or 21.4%)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (4,428 people or 7.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 30,447 people in total or 51.8% of the local workers.

In comparison, New South Wales employed 11.5% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 8.2% in Education and Training; and 7.0% in Accommodation and Food Services.

The major differences between the jobs held by local workers of Randwick City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed in Education and Training (21.4% compared to 8.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (22.9% compared to 11.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed in Retail Trade (5.6% compared to 10.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.2% compared to 8.5%)

Emerging groups

The number of local workers in Randwick City increased by 7,896 between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the jobs held by local workers between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in Randwick City were for those employed in:

  • Education and Training (+2,248 local workers)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+2,145 local workers)
  • Manufacturing (+1,957 local workers)
  • Construction (+649 local workers)

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