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Resident workers - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of the City of Moreland’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 Moreland residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in the City of Moreland, 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 Moreland 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 Moreland 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1980.22.21080.22.3+90
Mining1220.20.31020.10.4+20
Manufacturing4,2275.37.85,6288.110.7-1,401
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services7500.91.16410.91.1+109
Construction5,2936.68.34,6546.78.3+639
Wholesale Trade2,0722.63.22,7053.94.5-633
Retail Trade7,0398.810.26,2118.910.8+828
Accommodation and Food Services6,4068.06.64,9057.06.1+1,501
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3,8994.94.83,4925.04.7+407
Information Media and Telecommunications2,3202.91.92,0382.92.0+282
Financial and Insurance Services3,6124.53.93,4815.04.1+131
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,0091.31.68041.21.4+205
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services8,40310.57.96,7969.77.8+1,607
Administrative and Support Services2,8613.63.42,5893.73.3+272
Public Administration and Safety5,2006.55.34,7056.75.3+495
Education and Training8,98011.28.67,07710.18.0+1,903
Health Care and Social Assistance9,45211.812.57,99111.411.6+1,461
Arts and Recreation Services2,3252.91.91,7152.51.7+610
Other Services2,7823.53.62,5123.63.6+270
Industry not classified3,3994.24.71,7052.42.4+1,694

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 Moreland: 0.2% Mining, City of Moreland: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Moreland: 5.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Moreland: 0.9% Construction, City of Moreland: 6.6% Wholesale Trade, City of Moreland: 2.6% Retail Trade, City of Moreland: 8.8% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Moreland: 8.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Moreland: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Moreland: 2.9% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Moreland: 4.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Moreland: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Moreland: 10.5% Administrative and Support Services, City of Moreland: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Moreland: 6.5% Education and Training, City of Moreland: 11.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Moreland: 11.8% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Moreland: 2.9% Other Services, City of Moreland: 3.5% Industry not classified, City of Moreland: 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 Moreland: +90 Mining, City of Moreland: +20 Manufacturing, City of Moreland: -1,401 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Moreland: +109 Construction, City of Moreland: +639 Wholesale Trade, City of Moreland: -633 Retail Trade, City of Moreland: +828 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Moreland: +1,501 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Moreland: +407 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Moreland: +282 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Moreland: +131 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Moreland: +205 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Moreland: +1,607 Administrative and Support Services, City of Moreland: +272 Public Administration and Safety, City of Moreland: +495 Education and Training, City of Moreland: +1,903 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Moreland: +1,461 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Moreland: +610 Other Services, City of Moreland: +270 Industry not classified, City of Moreland: +1,694
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 Moreland in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (9,452 people or 11.8%)
  • Education and Training (8,980 people or 11.2%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (8,403 people or 10.5%)

In combination these three industries employed 26,835 people in total or 33.4% of the total resident workforce.

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

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Education and Training (11.2% compared to 8.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (10.5% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (5.3% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (0.2% compared to 2.2%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Education and Training (+1,903 resident workforce)
  • Industry not classified (+1,694 resident workforce)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+1,607 resident workforce)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+1,501 resident workforce)

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