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Resident workers - Industry

Construction employs more of the City of Mandurah’s male 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 Mandurah residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in the City of Mandurah, 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 Mandurah 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 Mandurah - Males20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1561.03.21310.93.1+25
Mining2,48215.29.61,67311.18.9+809
Manufacturing1,72410.67.72,48216.511.6-758
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services3131.91.62641.81.6+49
Construction3,26720.015.63,30121.915.9-34
Wholesale Trade3502.13.34192.84.4-69
Retail Trade1,2827.87.21,1697.87.3+113
Accommodation and Food Services8855.45.37154.74.5+170
Transport, Postal and Warehousing8145.06.57525.06.3+62
Information Media and Telecommunications1631.01.11320.91.1+31
Financial and Insurance Services1831.11.91340.92.0+49
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services2221.41.52281.51.5-6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5643.56.85483.67.7+16
Administrative and Support Services4953.02.94653.12.7+30
Public Administration and Safety8084.96.27174.86.1+91
Education and Training5723.54.35313.54.1+41
Health Care and Social Assistance4833.04.43372.23.7+146
Arts and Recreation Services1661.01.51511.01.2+15
Other Services5713.53.95503.64.0+21
Industry not classified8405.15.53822.52.5+458

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, Western Australia: 3.2% Mining, Western Australia: 9.6% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 7.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Construction, Western Australia: 15.6% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 3.3% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 7.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 5.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 6.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 1.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 1.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 6.8% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 2.9% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 6.2% Education and Training, Western Australia: 4.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 4.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 1.5% Other Services, Western Australia: 3.9% Industry not classified, Western Australia: 5.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Mandurah: 1.0% Mining, City of Mandurah: 15.2% Manufacturing, City of Mandurah: 10.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Mandurah: 1.9% Construction, City of Mandurah: 20.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Mandurah: 2.1% Retail Trade, City of Mandurah: 7.8% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Mandurah: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Mandurah: 5.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Mandurah: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Mandurah: 1.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Mandurah: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Mandurah: 3.5% Administrative and Support Services, City of Mandurah: 3.0% Public Administration and Safety, City of Mandurah: 4.9% Education and Training, City of Mandurah: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Mandurah: 3.0% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Mandurah: 1.0% Other Services, City of Mandurah: 3.5% Industry not classified, City of Mandurah: 5.1%
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 Mandurah: +25 Mining, City of Mandurah: +809 Manufacturing, City of Mandurah: -758 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Mandurah: +49 Construction, City of Mandurah: -34 Wholesale Trade, City of Mandurah: -69 Retail Trade, City of Mandurah: +113 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Mandurah: +170 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Mandurah: +62 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Mandurah: +31 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Mandurah: +49 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Mandurah: -6 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Mandurah: +16 Administrative and Support Services, City of Mandurah: +30 Public Administration and Safety, City of Mandurah: +91 Education and Training, City of Mandurah: +41 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Mandurah: +146 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Mandurah: +15 Other Services, City of Mandurah: +21 Industry not classified, City of Mandurah: +458
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 male resident workforce in City of Mandurah in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Construction (3,267 people or 20.0%)
  • Mining (2,482 people or 15.2%)
  • Manufacturing (1,724 people or 10.6%)

In combination these three industries employed 7,473 people in total or 45.7% of the total male resident workforce.

In comparison, Western Australia employed 15.6% in Construction; 9.6% in Mining; and 7.7% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the male resident workforce of the City of Mandurah and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workforce employed in Mining (15.2% compared to 9.6%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workforce employed in Construction (20.0% compared to 15.6%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (10.6% compared to 7.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workforce employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.5% compared to 6.8%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Mining (+809 male resident workforce)
  • Manufacturing (-758 male resident workforce)
  • Industry not classified (+458 male resident workforce)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+170 male resident workforce)

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