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Resident workers - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of Campbelltown City’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 Campbelltown City residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Campbelltown City, 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 Campbelltown City 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
Campbelltown City 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing2190.32.11740.32.2+45
Mining1340.20.91210.21.0+13
Manufacturing6,4939.45.89,08014.08.4-2,587
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services6901.00.97301.11.1-40
Construction5,8118.48.44,5307.07.3+1,281
Wholesale Trade2,4643.63.13,3525.24.4-888
Retail Trade7,43210.89.77,00510.810.3+427
Accommodation and Food Services4,3276.37.13,8485.96.7+479
Transport, Postal and Warehousing5,6058.14.75,5288.54.9+77
Information Media and Telecommunications9881.42.21,0421.62.3-54
Financial and Insurance Services3,0624.44.92,9114.55.0+151
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services9791.41.88991.41.6+80
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3,2794.88.12,9114.57.9+368
Administrative and Support Services2,5063.63.52,2843.53.3+222
Public Administration and Safety4,2626.26.04,1686.46.1+94
Education and Training4,8237.08.44,4046.87.9+419
Health Care and Social Assistance8,54312.412.57,02410.811.6+1,519
Arts and Recreation Services7711.11.57771.21.5-6
Other Services2,4143.53.72,4603.83.7-46
Industry not classified4,0405.94.71,8122.82.5+2,228

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, Campbelltown City: 0.3% Mining, Campbelltown City: 0.2% Manufacturing, Campbelltown City: 9.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Campbelltown City: 1.0% Construction, Campbelltown City: 8.4% Wholesale Trade, Campbelltown City: 3.6% Retail Trade, Campbelltown City: 10.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Campbelltown City: 6.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Campbelltown City: 8.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Campbelltown City: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Campbelltown City: 4.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Campbelltown City: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Campbelltown City: 4.8% Administrative and Support Services, Campbelltown City: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, Campbelltown City: 6.2% Education and Training, Campbelltown City: 7.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Campbelltown City: 12.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Campbelltown City: 1.1% Other Services, Campbelltown City: 3.5% Industry not classified, Campbelltown City: 5.9%
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, Campbelltown City: +45 Mining, Campbelltown City: +13 Manufacturing, Campbelltown City: -2,587 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Campbelltown City: -40 Construction, Campbelltown City: +1,281 Wholesale Trade, Campbelltown City: -888 Retail Trade, Campbelltown City: +427 Accommodation and Food Services, Campbelltown City: +479 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Campbelltown City: +77 Information Media and Telecommunications, Campbelltown City: -54 Financial and Insurance Services, Campbelltown City: +151 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Campbelltown City: +80 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Campbelltown City: +368 Administrative and Support Services, Campbelltown City: +222 Public Administration and Safety, Campbelltown City: +94 Education and Training, Campbelltown City: +419 Health Care and Social Assistance, Campbelltown City: +1,519 Arts and Recreation Services, Campbelltown City: -6 Other Services, Campbelltown City: -46 Industry not classified, Campbelltown City: +2,228
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 Campbelltown City in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (8,543 people or 12.4%)
  • Retail Trade (7,432 people or 10.8%)
  • Manufacturing (6,493 people or 9.4%)

In combination these three industries employed 22,468 people in total or 32.6% 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 5.8% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of Campbelltown City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (9.4% compared to 5.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Transport, Postal and Warehousing (8.1% compared to 4.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.8% compared to 8.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (0.3% compared to 2.1%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident workforce between 2011 and 2016 in Campbelltown City were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-2,587 resident workforce)
  • Industry not classified (+2,228 resident workforce)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+1,519 resident workforce)
  • Construction (+1,281 resident workforce)

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