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Resident workers - Industry

Professional, Scientific and Technical Services employs more of the City of Vincent’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 Vincent residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in the City of Vincent, 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 Vincent 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 Vincent 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Western Australia%Number%Western Australia%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing780.42.5400.22.4+38
Mining1,0865.86.31,0395.86.2+47
Manufacturing5993.25.68294.68.2-230
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services2121.11.22101.21.1+2
Construction1,2496.69.81,3077.310.2-58
Wholesale Trade3161.72.54602.63.6-144
Retail Trade1,3737.39.51,4428.010.1-69
Accommodation and Food Services1,5978.56.41,4257.95.9+172
Transport, Postal and Warehousing4812.64.64382.44.5+43
Information Media and Telecommunications3171.71.04002.21.1-83
Financial and Insurance Services6923.72.46653.72.5+27
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3822.01.73391.91.7+43
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,54413.56.42,71915.17.2-175
Administrative and Support Services6513.53.36523.63.1-1
Public Administration and Safety1,3427.16.21,1996.76.2+143
Education and Training1,7679.48.71,5908.98.0+177
Health Care and Social Assistance2,23611.911.71,92810.710.4+308
Arts and Recreation Services4792.51.64062.31.3+73
Other Services6193.34.05303.03.9+89
Industry not classified7734.14.63311.82.2+442

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, Western Australia: 2.5% Mining, Western Australia: 6.3% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 5.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 1.2% Construction, Western Australia: 9.8% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 2.5% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 9.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 6.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 4.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 2.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 1.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 6.2% Education and Training, Western Australia: 8.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 11.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Other Services, Western Australia: 4.0% Industry not classified, Western Australia: 4.6% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Vincent: 0.4% Mining, City of Vincent: 5.8% Manufacturing, City of Vincent: 3.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Vincent: 1.1% Construction, City of Vincent: 6.6% Wholesale Trade, City of Vincent: 1.7% Retail Trade, City of Vincent: 7.3% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Vincent: 8.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Vincent: 2.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Vincent: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Vincent: 3.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Vincent: 2.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Vincent: 13.5% Administrative and Support Services, City of Vincent: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, City of Vincent: 7.1% Education and Training, City of Vincent: 9.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Vincent: 11.9% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Vincent: 2.5% Other Services, City of Vincent: 3.3% Industry not classified, City of Vincent: 4.1%
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 Vincent: +38 Mining, City of Vincent: +47 Manufacturing, City of Vincent: -230 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Vincent: +2 Construction, City of Vincent: -58 Wholesale Trade, City of Vincent: -144 Retail Trade, City of Vincent: -69 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Vincent: +172 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Vincent: +43 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Vincent: -83 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Vincent: +27 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Vincent: +43 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Vincent: -175 Administrative and Support Services, City of Vincent: -1 Public Administration and Safety, City of Vincent: +143 Education and Training, City of Vincent: +177 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Vincent: +308 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Vincent: +73 Other Services, City of Vincent: +89 Industry not classified, City of Vincent: +442
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 Vincent in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2,544 people or 13.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (2,236 people or 11.9%)
  • Education and Training (1,767 people or 9.4%)

In combination these three industries employed 6,547 people in total or 34.8% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Western Australia employed 6.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 11.7% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 8.7% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of the City of Vincent and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (13.5% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Construction (6.6% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Manufacturing (3.2% compared to 5.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Retail Trade (7.3% compared to 9.5%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Industry not classified (+442 resident workforce)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+308 resident workforce)
  • Manufacturing (-230 resident workforce)
  • Education and Training (+177 resident workforce)

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