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Eurobodalla Shire

Resident workers - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of Eurobodalla Shire’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 Eurobodalla Shire residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Eurobodalla Shire, 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 Eurobodalla Shire 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
Eurobodalla Shire 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing3662.82.13412.72.2+25
Mining340.30.9540.41.0-20
Manufacturing4553.55.85974.88.4-142
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1521.20.91541.21.1-2
Construction1,38810.78.41,37110.97.3+17
Wholesale Trade1741.33.12281.84.4-54
Retail Trade1,78313.79.71,85914.810.3-76
Accommodation and Food Services1,41010.97.11,44611.56.7-36
Transport, Postal and Warehousing4503.54.74333.54.9+17
Information Media and Telecommunications1621.22.21851.52.3-23
Financial and Insurance Services1441.14.91891.55.0-45
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services2021.61.82301.81.6-28
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5174.08.15184.17.9-1
Administrative and Support Services5254.03.54073.23.3+118
Public Administration and Safety1,0167.86.07656.16.1+251
Education and Training1,0448.08.41,0578.47.9-13
Health Care and Social Assistance1,89314.612.51,69913.611.6+194
Arts and Recreation Services2271.71.52161.71.5+11
Other Services5254.03.75174.13.7+8
Industry not classified5083.94.72632.12.5+245

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions).

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, Eurobodalla Shire: 2.8% Mining, Eurobodalla Shire: 0.3% Manufacturing, Eurobodalla Shire: 3.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.2% Construction, Eurobodalla Shire: 10.7% Wholesale Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.3% Retail Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: 13.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 10.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Eurobodalla Shire: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 4.0% Administrative and Support Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 4.0% Public Administration and Safety, Eurobodalla Shire: 7.8% Education and Training, Eurobodalla Shire: 8.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Eurobodalla Shire: 14.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 1.7% Other Services, Eurobodalla Shire: 4.0% Industry not classified, Eurobodalla Shire: 3.9%
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, Eurobodalla Shire: +25 Mining, Eurobodalla Shire: -20 Manufacturing, Eurobodalla Shire: -142 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Eurobodalla Shire: -2 Construction, Eurobodalla Shire: +17 Wholesale Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: -54 Retail Trade, Eurobodalla Shire: -76 Accommodation and Food Services, Eurobodalla Shire: -36 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Eurobodalla Shire: +17 Information Media and Telecommunications, Eurobodalla Shire: -23 Financial and Insurance Services, Eurobodalla Shire: -45 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Eurobodalla Shire: -28 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Eurobodalla Shire: -1 Administrative and Support Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +118 Public Administration and Safety, Eurobodalla Shire: +251 Education and Training, Eurobodalla Shire: -13 Health Care and Social Assistance, Eurobodalla Shire: +194 Arts and Recreation Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +11 Other Services, Eurobodalla Shire: +8 Industry not classified, Eurobodalla Shire: +245
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 Eurobodalla Shire in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,893 people or 14.6%)
  • Retail Trade (1,783 people or 13.7%)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (1,410 people or 10.9%)

In combination these three industries employed 5,086 people in total or 39.2% 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 Eurobodalla Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Retail Trade (13.7% compared to 9.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Accommodation and Food Services (10.9% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.0% compared to 8.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Financial and Insurance Services (1.1% compared to 4.9%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Public Administration and Safety (+251 resident workforce)
  • Industry not classified (+245 resident workforce)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+194 resident workforce)
  • Manufacturing (-142 resident workforce)

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