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District Council of Orroroo Carrieton

Resident workers - Industry

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing employs more of District Council of Orroroo Carrieton’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 District Council of Orroroo Carrieton residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in District Council of Orroroo Carrieton, 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 District Council of Orroroo Carrieton 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
District Council of Orroroo Carrieton 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Regional SA%Number%Regional SA%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing14636.514.616236.114.3-16
Mining102.52.8173.83.0-7
Manufacturing102.59.4112.411.2-1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services00.01.192.01.2-9
Construction133.37.0255.67.1-12
Wholesale Trade71.82.600.03.0+7
Retail Trade379.310.4316.910.8+6
Accommodation and Food Services123.06.7194.26.8-7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing71.84.192.04.3-2
Information Media and Telecommunications00.00.600.00.70
Financial and Insurance Services00.01.300.01.40
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services00.01.000.01.00
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services92.32.640.92.4+5
Administrative and Support Services00.03.361.33.1-6
Public Administration and Safety123.05.0224.94.8-10
Education and Training4411.07.64710.57.0-3
Health Care and Social Assistance6315.812.17115.811.5-8
Arts and Recreation Services51.30.800.00.8+5
Other Services112.83.6163.63.6-5
Industry not classified143.53.400.02.0+14

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, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 36.5% Mining, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.5% Manufacturing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.0% Construction, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.3% Wholesale Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 1.8% Retail Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 9.3% Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 1.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.0% Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.3% Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0.0% Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.0% Education and Training, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 11.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 15.8% Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 1.3% Other Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.8% Industry not classified, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.5%
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, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -16 Mining, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -7 Manufacturing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -1 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -9 Construction, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -12 Wholesale Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +7 Retail Trade, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +6 Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -7 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -2 Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 0 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +5 Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -6 Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -10 Education and Training, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -3 Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -8 Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +5 Other Services, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -5 Industry not classified, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +14
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 District Council of Orroroo Carrieton in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (146 people or 36.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (63 people or 15.8%)
  • Education and Training (44 people or 11.0%)

In combination these three industries employed 253 people in total or 63.3% 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 7.6% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of District Council of Orroroo Carrieton and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (36.5% compared to 14.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (2.5% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Construction (3.3% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Accommodation and Food Services (3.0% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

There were no major changes in the jobs held by the resident workforce between 2011 and 2016 in District Council of Orroroo Carrieton.

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