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Resident workers - Industry

Professional, Scientific and Technical Services employs more of the City of Glen Eira’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 City of Glen Eira residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in the City of Glen Eira, 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 City of Glen Eira 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
City of Glen Eira 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1600.22.21030.22.3+57
Mining1540.20.31370.20.4+17
Manufacturing3,4775.07.84,5476.910.7-1,070
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services6761.01.15780.91.1+98
Construction3,8875.68.33,6395.58.3+248
Wholesale Trade2,5423.73.23,4225.24.5-880
Retail Trade6,7769.710.26,81010.310.8-34
Accommodation and Food Services4,0825.96.63,7375.76.1+345
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2,0032.94.81,8902.94.7+113
Information Media and Telecommunications1,9792.81.92,0433.12.0-64
Financial and Insurance Services4,2496.13.94,2076.44.1+42
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,4582.11.61,1961.81.4+262
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services9,42313.57.98,83813.47.8+585
Administrative and Support Services2,5193.63.42,3983.63.3+121
Public Administration and Safety3,1374.55.33,0944.75.3+43
Education and Training7,53310.88.66,4759.88.0+1,058
Health Care and Social Assistance8,73412.512.57,93812.011.6+796
Arts and Recreation Services1,6122.31.91,3722.11.7+240
Other Services2,2883.33.62,1533.33.6+135
Industry not classified2,9524.24.71,4732.22.4+1,479

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, Victoria: 2.2% Mining, Victoria: 0.3% Manufacturing, Victoria: 7.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Victoria: 1.1% Construction, Victoria: 8.3% Wholesale Trade, Victoria: 3.2% Retail Trade, Victoria: 10.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Victoria: 6.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Victoria: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Victoria: 1.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Victoria: 3.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Victoria: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Victoria: 7.9% Administrative and Support Services, Victoria: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Victoria: 5.3% Education and Training, Victoria: 8.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Victoria: 12.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Victoria: 1.9% Other Services, Victoria: 3.6% Industry not classified, Victoria: 4.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Glen Eira: 0.2% Mining, City of Glen Eira: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Glen Eira: 5.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Glen Eira: 1.0% Construction, City of Glen Eira: 5.6% Wholesale Trade, City of Glen Eira: 3.7% Retail Trade, City of Glen Eira: 9.7% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Glen Eira: 5.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Glen Eira: 2.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Glen Eira: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Glen Eira: 6.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Glen Eira: 2.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Glen Eira: 13.5% Administrative and Support Services, City of Glen Eira: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Glen Eira: 4.5% Education and Training, City of Glen Eira: 10.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Glen Eira: 12.5% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Glen Eira: 2.3% Other Services, City of Glen Eira: 3.3% Industry not classified, City of Glen Eira: 4.2%
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, City of Glen Eira: +57 Mining, City of Glen Eira: +17 Manufacturing, City of Glen Eira: -1,070 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Glen Eira: +98 Construction, City of Glen Eira: +248 Wholesale Trade, City of Glen Eira: -880 Retail Trade, City of Glen Eira: -34 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Glen Eira: +345 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Glen Eira: +113 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Glen Eira: -64 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Glen Eira: +42 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Glen Eira: +262 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Glen Eira: +585 Administrative and Support Services, City of Glen Eira: +121 Public Administration and Safety, City of Glen Eira: +43 Education and Training, City of Glen Eira: +1,058 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Glen Eira: +796 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Glen Eira: +240 Other Services, City of Glen Eira: +135 Industry not classified, City of Glen Eira: +1,479
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 City of Glen Eira in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (9,423 people or 13.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (8,734 people or 12.5%)
  • Education and Training (7,533 people or 10.8%)

In combination these three industries employed 25,690 people in total or 36.9% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Victoria employed 7.9% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 12.5% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 8.6% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of the City of Glen Eira and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (13.5% compared to 7.9%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Financial and Insurance Services (6.1% compared to 3.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (5.0% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Construction (5.6% compared to 8.3%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Industry not classified (+1,479 resident workforce)
  • Manufacturing (-1,070 resident workforce)
  • Education and Training (+1,058 resident workforce)
  • Wholesale Trade (-880 resident workforce)

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