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Resident workers - Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance employs more of the City of Greater Shepparton’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 Greater Shepparton residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in the City of Greater Shepparton, 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 Greater Shepparton 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 Greater Shepparton 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing2,2248.22.22,1788.22.3+46
Mining540.20.3530.20.4+1
Manufacturing2,69610.07.83,31512.410.7-619
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services6972.61.15752.21.1+122
Construction2,1738.18.32,1147.98.3+59
Wholesale Trade6192.33.29133.44.5-294
Retail Trade2,99711.110.23,37512.710.8-378
Accommodation and Food Services1,4865.56.61,3935.26.1+93
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,0924.04.81,0914.14.7+1
Information Media and Telecommunications2701.01.93001.12.0-30
Financial and Insurance Services4201.63.94761.84.1-56
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services2831.01.62130.81.4+70
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,0734.07.91,0283.97.8+45
Administrative and Support Services8283.13.47132.73.3+115
Public Administration and Safety1,1654.35.31,0974.15.3+68
Education and Training2,1778.18.62,0707.88.0+107
Health Care and Social Assistance4,10815.212.53,76814.111.6+340
Arts and Recreation Services2500.91.92010.81.7+49
Other Services1,1544.33.61,1064.23.6+48
Industry not classified1,2054.54.76682.52.4+537

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 Greater Shepparton: 8.2% Mining, City of Greater Shepparton: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Greater Shepparton: 10.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 2.6% Construction, City of Greater Shepparton: 8.1% Wholesale Trade, City of Greater Shepparton: 2.3% Retail Trade, City of Greater Shepparton: 11.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 5.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Greater Shepparton: 4.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Greater Shepparton: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 1.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 4.0% Administrative and Support Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, City of Greater Shepparton: 4.3% Education and Training, City of Greater Shepparton: 8.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Greater Shepparton: 15.2% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 0.9% Other Services, City of Greater Shepparton: 4.3% Industry not classified, City of Greater Shepparton: 4.5%
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, City of Greater Shepparton: +46 Mining, City of Greater Shepparton: +1 Manufacturing, City of Greater Shepparton: -619 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Greater Shepparton: +122 Construction, City of Greater Shepparton: +59 Wholesale Trade, City of Greater Shepparton: -294 Retail Trade, City of Greater Shepparton: -378 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Greater Shepparton: +93 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Greater Shepparton: +1 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Greater Shepparton: -30 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Greater Shepparton: -56 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Greater Shepparton: +70 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Greater Shepparton: +45 Administrative and Support Services, City of Greater Shepparton: +115 Public Administration and Safety, City of Greater Shepparton: +68 Education and Training, City of Greater Shepparton: +107 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Greater Shepparton: +340 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Greater Shepparton: +49 Other Services, City of Greater Shepparton: +48 Industry not classified, City of Greater Shepparton: +537
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 Greater Shepparton in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (4,108 people or 15.2%)
  • Retail Trade (2,997 people or 11.1%)
  • Manufacturing (2,696 people or 10.0%)

In combination these three industries employed 9,801 people in total or 36.3% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Victoria employed 12.5% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 10.2% in Retail Trade; and 7.8% in Manufacturing.

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (8.2% compared to 2.2%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (15.2% compared to 12.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.0% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Financial and Insurance Services (1.6% compared to 3.9%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Manufacturing (-619 resident workforce)
  • Industry not classified (+537 resident workforce)
  • Retail Trade (-378 resident workforce)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+340 resident workforce)

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