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Resident workers - Industry

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing employs more of Circular Head 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 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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers industry of employment
Circular Head Council area 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Greater Hobart%Number%Greater Hobart%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing86224.01.980722.11.6+55
Mining872.40.3892.40.3-2
Manufacturing63517.75.272019.76.4-85
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services180.52.0250.72.1-7
Construction2055.77.52516.97.5-46
Wholesale Trade892.51.81243.42.7-35
Retail Trade2898.010.83449.411.4-55
Accommodation and Food Services2226.27.82306.37.1-8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1273.53.51243.43.5+3
Information Media and Telecommunications50.11.990.22.1-4
Financial and Insurance Services361.02.5441.22.8-8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services220.61.3290.81.4-7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services772.16.0822.26.2-5
Administrative and Support Services591.62.9481.32.5+11
Public Administration and Safety1002.810.7972.712.2+3
Education and Training2496.910.12386.59.6+11
Health Care and Social Assistance2306.414.82015.512.8+29
Arts and Recreation Services170.52.3120.32.1+5
Other Services1193.33.71183.23.7+1
Industry not classified1434.03.0581.61.9+85

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, Greater Hobart: 1.9% Mining, Greater Hobart: 0.3% Manufacturing, Greater Hobart: 5.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Hobart: 2.0% Construction, Greater Hobart: 7.5% Wholesale Trade, Greater Hobart: 1.8% Retail Trade, Greater Hobart: 10.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Hobart: 7.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Hobart: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Hobart: 1.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Hobart: 2.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Hobart: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Hobart: 6.0% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Hobart: 2.9% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Hobart: 10.7% Education and Training, Greater Hobart: 10.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Hobart: 14.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Hobart: 2.3% Other Services, Greater Hobart: 3.7% Industry not classified, Greater Hobart: 3.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Circular Head Council area: 24.0% Mining, Circular Head Council area: 2.4% Manufacturing, Circular Head Council area: 17.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Circular Head Council area: 0.5% Construction, Circular Head Council area: 5.7% Wholesale Trade, Circular Head Council area: 2.5% Retail Trade, Circular Head Council area: 8.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Circular Head Council area: 6.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Circular Head Council area: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Circular Head Council area: 0.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Circular Head Council area: 1.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Circular Head Council area: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Circular Head Council area: 2.1% Administrative and Support Services, Circular Head Council area: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Circular Head Council area: 2.8% Education and Training, Circular Head Council area: 6.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Circular Head Council area: 6.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Circular Head Council area: 0.5% Other Services, Circular Head Council area: 3.3% Industry not classified, Circular Head Council area: 4.0%
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, Circular Head Council area: +55 Mining, Circular Head Council area: -2 Manufacturing, Circular Head Council area: -85 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Circular Head Council area: -7 Construction, Circular Head Council area: -46 Wholesale Trade, Circular Head Council area: -35 Retail Trade, Circular Head Council area: -55 Accommodation and Food Services, Circular Head Council area: -8 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Circular Head Council area: +3 Information Media and Telecommunications, Circular Head Council area: -4 Financial and Insurance Services, Circular Head Council area: -8 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Circular Head Council area: -7 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Circular Head Council area: -5 Administrative and Support Services, Circular Head Council area: +11 Public Administration and Safety, Circular Head Council area: +3 Education and Training, Circular Head Council area: +11 Health Care and Social Assistance, Circular Head Council area: +29 Arts and Recreation Services, Circular Head Council area: +5 Other Services, Circular Head Council area: +1 Industry not classified, Circular Head Council area: +85
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 Circular Head Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (862 people or 24.0%)
  • Manufacturing (635 people or 17.7%)
  • Retail Trade (289 people or 8.0%)

In combination these three industries employed 1,786 people in total or 49.7% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Greater Hobart employed 1.9% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 5.2% in Manufacturing; and 10.8% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of Circular Head Council area and Greater Hobart were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (24.0% compared to 1.9%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (17.7% compared to 5.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (6.4% compared to 14.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Public Administration and Safety (2.8% compared to 10.7%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Manufacturing (-85 resident workforce)
  • Industry not classified (+85 resident workforce)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+55 resident workforce)
  • Retail Trade (-55 resident workforce)

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