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Break O'Day Council area

Resident workers - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of Break O'Day 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 Break O'Day Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Break O'Day 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 Break O'Day 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
Break O'Day Council area 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Regional TAS%Number%Regional TAS%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing21411.28.124812.27.3-34
Mining301.61.6844.12.1-54
Manufacturing1266.68.21155.710.7+11
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services281.51.3221.11.3+6
Construction1397.37.71617.97.7-22
Wholesale Trade201.02.6361.83.7-16
Retail Trade21211.111.023211.411.2-20
Accommodation and Food Services23512.37.522811.27.4+7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing723.84.8984.84.8-26
Information Media and Telecommunications150.80.9120.61.0+3
Financial and Insurance Services110.61.7150.72.1-4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services311.61.2311.51.20
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services552.93.7432.13.5+12
Administrative and Support Services743.93.0321.62.8+42
Public Administration and Safety995.25.41195.96.5-20
Education and Training1608.48.61859.18.4-25
Health Care and Social Assistance25413.313.624412.011.3+10
Arts and Recreation Services160.81.5231.11.3-7
Other Services542.83.8472.33.7+7
Industry not classified653.43.7522.62.1+13

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, Regional TAS: 8.1% Mining, Regional TAS: 1.6% Manufacturing, Regional TAS: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional TAS: 1.3% Construction, Regional TAS: 7.7% Wholesale Trade, Regional TAS: 2.6% Retail Trade, Regional TAS: 11.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional TAS: 7.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional TAS: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional TAS: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional TAS: 1.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional TAS: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional TAS: 3.7% Administrative and Support Services, Regional TAS: 3.0% Public Administration and Safety, Regional TAS: 5.4% Education and Training, Regional TAS: 8.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional TAS: 13.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional TAS: 1.5% Other Services, Regional TAS: 3.8% Industry not classified, Regional TAS: 3.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Break O'Day Council area: 11.2% Mining, Break O'Day Council area: 1.6% Manufacturing, Break O'Day Council area: 6.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Break O'Day Council area: 1.5% Construction, Break O'Day Council area: 7.3% Wholesale Trade, Break O'Day Council area: 1.0% Retail Trade, Break O'Day Council area: 11.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Break O'Day Council area: 12.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Break O'Day Council area: 3.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Break O'Day Council area: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Break O'Day Council area: 0.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Break O'Day Council area: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Break O'Day Council area: 2.9% Administrative and Support Services, Break O'Day Council area: 3.9% Public Administration and Safety, Break O'Day Council area: 5.2% Education and Training, Break O'Day Council area: 8.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Break O'Day Council area: 13.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Break O'Day Council area: 0.8% Other Services, Break O'Day Council area: 2.8% Industry not classified, Break O'Day Council area: 3.4%
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, Break O'Day Council area: -34 Mining, Break O'Day Council area: -54 Manufacturing, Break O'Day Council area: +11 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Break O'Day Council area: +6 Construction, Break O'Day Council area: -22 Wholesale Trade, Break O'Day Council area: -16 Retail Trade, Break O'Day Council area: -20 Accommodation and Food Services, Break O'Day Council area: +7 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Break O'Day Council area: -26 Information Media and Telecommunications, Break O'Day Council area: +3 Financial and Insurance Services, Break O'Day Council area: -4 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Break O'Day Council area: 0 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Break O'Day Council area: +12 Administrative and Support Services, Break O'Day Council area: +42 Public Administration and Safety, Break O'Day Council area: -20 Education and Training, Break O'Day Council area: -25 Health Care and Social Assistance, Break O'Day Council area: +10 Arts and Recreation Services, Break O'Day Council area: -7 Other Services, Break O'Day Council area: +7 Industry not classified, Break O'Day Council area: +13
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 Break O'Day Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (254 people or 13.3%)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (235 people or 12.3%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (214 people or 11.2%)

In combination these three industries employed 703 people in total or 36.8% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Regional TAS employed 13.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 7.5% in Accommodation and Food Services; and 8.1% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of Break O'Day Council area and Regional TAS were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Accommodation and Food Services (12.3% compared to 7.5%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (11.2% compared to 8.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (6.6% compared to 8.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Wholesale Trade (1.0% compared to 2.6%)

Emerging groups

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident workforce between 2011 and 2016 in Break O'Day Council area was for those employed in:

  • Mining (-54 resident workforce)

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