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Resident workers - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of the Bayside Council area’s resident workforce 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 Bayside Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in the Bayside 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 the Bayside 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers industry of employment
Bayside Council area 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing900.12.1350.12.2+55
Mining740.10.9440.11.0+30
Manufacturing3,2534.35.84,5357.28.4-1,282
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services4460.60.94110.61.1+35
Construction5,6097.48.43,8546.17.3+1,755
Wholesale Trade2,3523.13.13,1354.94.4-783
Retail Trade7,4779.99.76,36910.110.3+1,108
Accommodation and Food Services6,8959.17.15,2298.36.7+1,666
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6,4968.64.76,0879.64.9+409
Information Media and Telecommunications1,7072.32.21,5572.52.3+150
Financial and Insurance Services4,6006.14.93,9476.25.0+653
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,4251.91.81,1361.81.6+289
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services6,4748.58.14,7527.57.9+1,722
Administrative and Support Services3,5664.73.52,6994.33.3+867
Public Administration and Safety4,2475.66.03,6775.86.1+570
Education and Training5,0146.68.43,7846.07.9+1,230
Health Care and Social Assistance8,25810.912.56,75610.711.6+1,502
Arts and Recreation Services1,1971.61.51,0191.61.5+178
Other Services2,6943.63.72,4173.83.7+277
Industry not classified3,9215.24.71,9183.02.5+2,003

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers industry of employment, 2016
Resident workers industry of employment, 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 2.1% Mining, New South Wales: 0.9% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 5.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 0.9% Construction, New South Wales: 8.4% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 3.1% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 9.7% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 7.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 4.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 2.2% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 4.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 1.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 8.1% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 6.0% Education and Training, New South Wales: 8.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 12.5% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.5% Other Services, New South Wales: 3.7% Industry not classified, New South Wales: 4.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bayside Council area: 0.1% Mining, Bayside Council area: 0.1% Manufacturing, Bayside Council area: 4.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bayside Council area: 0.6% Construction, Bayside Council area: 7.4% Wholesale Trade, Bayside Council area: 3.1% Retail Trade, Bayside Council area: 9.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Bayside Council area: 9.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bayside Council area: 8.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Bayside Council area: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Bayside Council area: 6.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bayside Council area: 1.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bayside Council area: 8.5% Administrative and Support Services, Bayside Council area: 4.7% Public Administration and Safety, Bayside Council area: 5.6% Education and Training, Bayside Council area: 6.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Bayside Council area: 10.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Bayside Council area: 1.6% Other Services, Bayside Council area: 3.6% Industry not classified, Bayside Council area: 5.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers industry of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers industry of employment, 2011 to 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bayside Council area: +55 Mining, Bayside Council area: +30 Manufacturing, Bayside Council area: -1,282 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bayside Council area: +35 Construction, Bayside Council area: +1,755 Wholesale Trade, Bayside Council area: -783 Retail Trade, Bayside Council area: +1,108 Accommodation and Food Services, Bayside Council area: +1,666 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bayside Council area: +409 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bayside Council area: +150 Financial and Insurance Services, Bayside Council area: +653 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bayside Council area: +289 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bayside Council area: +1,722 Administrative and Support Services, Bayside Council area: +867 Public Administration and Safety, Bayside Council area: +570 Education and Training, Bayside Council area: +1,230 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bayside Council area: +1,502 Arts and Recreation Services, Bayside Council area: +178 Other Services, Bayside Council area: +277 Industry not classified, Bayside Council area: +2,003
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the jobs held by the resident workforce in Bayside Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (8,258 people or 10.9%)
  • Retail Trade (7,477 people or 9.9%)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (6,895 people or 9.1%)

In combination these three industries employed 22,630 people in total or 29.9% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, New South Wales employed 12.5% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 9.7% in Retail Trade; and 7.1% in Accommodation and Food Services.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of the Bayside Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Transport, Postal and Warehousing (8.6% compared to 4.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Accommodation and Food Services (9.1% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (0.1% compared to 2.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Education and Training (6.6% compared to 8.4%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident workforce between 2011 and 2016 in the Bayside Council area were for those employed in:

  • Industry not classified (+2,003 resident workforce)
  • Construction (+1,755 resident workforce)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+1,722 resident workforce)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+1,666 resident workforce)

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