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Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council

Resident workers - Industry

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing employs more of Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council’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 Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council, 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 Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council 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
Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Regional SA%Number%Regional SA%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing70817.114.675317.814.3-45
Mining721.72.8751.83.0-3
Manufacturing43810.69.447511.311.2-37
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services571.41.1631.51.2-6
Construction2907.07.03037.27.1-13
Wholesale Trade1082.62.61212.93.0-13
Retail Trade3859.310.43939.310.8-8
Accommodation and Food Services3057.46.73057.26.80
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1483.64.11503.64.3-2
Information Media and Telecommunications260.60.6350.80.7-9
Financial and Insurance Services671.61.3711.71.4-4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services320.81.0390.91.0-7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1433.42.61293.12.4+14
Administrative and Support Services1283.13.31152.73.1+13
Public Administration and Safety1373.35.01593.84.8-22
Education and Training3067.47.63197.67.0-13
Health Care and Social Assistance47311.412.147711.311.5-4
Arts and Recreation Services210.50.8130.30.8+8
Other Services1613.93.61543.63.6+7
Industry not classified1423.43.4711.72.0+71

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 SA: 14.6% Mining, Regional SA: 2.8% Manufacturing, Regional SA: 9.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: 1.1% Construction, Regional SA: 7.0% Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: 2.6% Retail Trade, Regional SA: 10.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: 6.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: 4.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: 1.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: 2.6% Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: 5.0% Education and Training, Regional SA: 7.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: 12.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: 0.8% Other Services, Regional SA: 3.6% Industry not classified, Regional SA: 3.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 17.1% Mining, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 1.7% Manufacturing, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 10.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 1.4% Construction, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 7.0% Wholesale Trade, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 2.6% Retail Trade, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 9.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 7.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 3.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 1.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 3.4% Administrative and Support Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 3.3% Education and Training, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 7.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 11.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 0.5% Other Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 3.9% Industry not classified, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 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, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -45 Mining, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -3 Manufacturing, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -37 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -6 Construction, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -13 Wholesale Trade, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -13 Retail Trade, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -8 Accommodation and Food Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: 0 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -2 Information Media and Telecommunications, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -9 Financial and Insurance Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -4 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -7 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: +14 Administrative and Support Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: +13 Public Administration and Safety, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -22 Education and Training, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -13 Health Care and Social Assistance, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: -4 Arts and Recreation Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: +8 Other Services, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: +7 Industry not classified, Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council: +71
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 Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (708 people or 17.1%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (473 people or 11.4%)
  • Manufacturing (438 people or 10.6%)

In combination these three industries employed 1,619 people in total or 39.0% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Regional SA employed 14.6% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 12.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 9.4% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (17.1% compared to 14.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (10.6% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Public Administration and Safety (3.3% compared to 5.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Retail Trade (9.3% compared to 10.4%)

Emerging groups

The largest change in the jobs held by the resident workforce between 2011 and 2016 in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council was for those employed in:

  • Industry not classified (+71 resident workforce)

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