Developing East Arnhem Limited area
Resident workers - Industry
Education and Training employs more of Developing East Arnhem Limited 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 Developing East Arnhem Limited area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Developing East Arnhem Limited 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 Developing East Arnhem Limited 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
|Resident workers industry of employment|
|Developing East Arnhem Limited area||2016||2011||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||RDA Northern Territory%||Number||%||RDA Northern Territory%||2011 to 2016|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||28||0.9||2.0||15||0.4||1.9||+13||25000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||28||0.9||1.6||7||0.2||1.3||+21||28000||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||87||2.9||6.8||113||2.7||6.2||-26||32000||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||123||4.1||4.4||110||2.6||4.7||+13||33000||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||14||0.5||1.0||8||0.2||1.1||+6||34000||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||20||0.7||1.1||16||0.4||1.3||+4||35000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||24||0.8||1.5||19||0.4||1.5||+5||36000||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||29||1.0||5.5||57||1.3||4.9||-28||37000||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||99||3.3||3.0||83||2.0||3.0||+16||38000||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||387||12.8||18.1||646||15.2||20.9||-259||39000||P|
|Education and Training||503||16.6||9.3||560||13.2||8.9||-57||40000||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||458||15.1||11.1||446||10.5||10.0||+12||41000||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||63||2.1||2.1||88||2.1||2.2||-25||42000||P|
|Industry not classified||166||5.5||4.6||156||3.7||2.0||+10||44000||P|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Analysis of the jobs held by the resident workforce in Developing East Arnhem Limited area in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:
- Education and Training (503 people or 16.6%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (458 people or 15.1%)
- Public Administration and Safety (387 people or 12.8%)
In combination these three industries employed 1,348 people in total or 44.5% of the total resident workforce.
In comparison, RDA Northern Territory employed 9.3% in Education and Training; 11.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 18.1% in Public Administration and Safety.
The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of Developing East Arnhem Limited area and RDA Northern Territory were:
- A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Mining (9.9% compared to 2.5%)
- A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Education and Training (16.6% compared to 9.3%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Construction (4.7% compared to 10.1%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Public Administration and Safety (12.8% compared to 18.1%)
The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident workforce between 2011 and 2016 in Developing East Arnhem Limited area were for those employed in:
- Manufacturing (-615 resident workforce)
- Public Administration and Safety (-259 resident workforce)
- Other Services (-251 resident workforce)
- Construction (-127 resident workforce)