City of Moreland

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.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Current benchmark:
Gender:
reset
Did you know? By clicking/tapping on a data row in the table you will be able to see sub categories.
reset
export
  • Excel
  • Excel full
  • Word
  • Word full
Resident workers industry of employment
City of Moreland - Persons 20162011Change
Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)Number%. VictoriaNumber%. Victoria2011 - 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1980.22.21080.12.1+90
Mining1220.20.31020.10.3+20
Manufacturing4,2275.37.85,6287.610.1-1,401
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services7500.91.16410.91.0+109
Construction5,2936.68.34,6546.37.9+639
Wholesale Trade2,0722.63.22,7053.64.3-633
Retail Trade7,0398.810.26,2118.410.2+828
Accommodation and Food Services6,4068.06.64,9056.65.8+1,501
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3,8994.94.83,4924.74.4+407
Information Media and Telecommunications2,3202.91.92,0382.71.9+282
Financial and Insurance Services3,6124.53.93,4814.73.9+131
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,0091.31.68041.11.3+205
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services8,40310.57.96,7969.27.3+1,607
Administrative and Support Services2,8613.63.42,5893.53.1+272
Public Administration and Safety5,2006.55.34,7056.35.0+495
Education and Training8,98011.28.67,0779.57.6+1,903
Health Care and Social Assistance9,45211.812.57,99110.810.9+1,461
Arts and Recreation Services2,3252.91.91,7152.31.6+610
Other Services2,7823.53.62,5123.43.4+270
Industry not classified3,3994.24.71,7052.32.3+1,694
Total Persons80,349100.0100.069,859100.0100.0+10,490

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id the population experts

Did you know? By clicking/tapping on a category in the chart below you will be able to drilldown to the sub categories. You can zoom in by click and drag a selection on the chart. Youcan then scroll through the zoomed selection using the shift key while dragging.
loading animation
loading animation

Dominant groups

Analysis of the jobs held by the resident workforce in the 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, the Victoria workforce in the City of Moreland 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 the Victoria workforce were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Education and Training (11.2% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (5.3% compared to 7.8%)
  • 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 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)

To continue building your economic story go to...

City of Moreland

economic profile