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Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Resident workers - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of Goulburn Mulwaree 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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Goulburn Mulwaree 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 Goulburn Mulwaree 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
Goulburn Mulwaree Council area 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing4753.72.13933.22.2+82
Mining2041.60.91070.91.0+97
Manufacturing7085.65.88176.78.4-109
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1531.20.91691.41.1-16
Construction1,1719.28.49497.87.3+222
Wholesale Trade2271.83.13082.54.4-81
Retail Trade1,36410.79.71,56412.910.3-200
Accommodation and Food Services9907.87.19928.26.7-2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6415.04.76635.54.9-22
Information Media and Telecommunications1080.82.21241.02.3-16
Financial and Insurance Services1791.44.91961.65.0-17
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1751.41.81691.41.6+6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5024.08.14773.97.9+25
Administrative and Support Services3933.13.52942.43.3+99
Public Administration and Safety1,38310.96.01,39311.56.1-10
Education and Training9387.48.48467.07.9+92
Health Care and Social Assistance1,90815.012.51,77614.711.6+132
Arts and Recreation Services1591.31.51161.01.5+43
Other Services5334.23.75134.23.7+20
Industry not classified4963.94.72562.12.5+240

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, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 3.7% Mining, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.6% Manufacturing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 5.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.2% Construction, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 9.2% Wholesale Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.8% Retail Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 10.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 7.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 5.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 4.0% Administrative and Support Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 10.9% Education and Training, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 7.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 15.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 1.3% Other Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 4.2% Industry not classified, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 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, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +82 Mining, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +97 Manufacturing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -109 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -16 Construction, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +222 Wholesale Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -81 Retail Trade, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -200 Accommodation and Food Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -2 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -22 Information Media and Telecommunications, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -16 Financial and Insurance Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -17 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +6 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +25 Administrative and Support Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +99 Public Administration and Safety, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -10 Education and Training, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +92 Health Care and Social Assistance, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +132 Arts and Recreation Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +43 Other Services, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +20 Industry not classified, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +240
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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,908 people or 15.0%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (1,383 people or 10.9%)
  • Retail Trade (1,364 people or 10.7%)

In combination these three industries employed 4,655 people in total or 36.6% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, New South Wales employed 12.5% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 6.0% in Public Administration and Safety; and 9.7% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of Goulburn Mulwaree Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Public Administration and Safety (10.9% compared to 6.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (15.0% compared to 12.5%)
  • 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 (1.4% compared to 4.9%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Industry not classified (+240 resident workforce)
  • Construction (+222 resident workforce)
  • Retail Trade (-200 resident workforce)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+132 resident workforce)

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