Derived from the two Census questions:
'What best describes the business of your employer?' and 'What are the main goods produced or main services provided by your employers business?'
Industry sector of employment
Industry statistics identify the industry sectors in which the Māori population works. This will be influenced by the skill base and socio-economic status of the population as well as the industries and employment opportunities available.
|Industry sector of employment|
|New Zealand - Rohe||2013||2006||Change|
|Industry Sector (ANZSIC96)||Number of Māori within New Zealand||% of Māori within New Zealand||New Zealand Māori population %||Number of Māori within New Zealand||% of Māori within New Zealand||New Zealand Māori population %||2006 to 2013|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||18,126||6.9||6.9||18,798||6.9||6.9||-672||401|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||2,151||0.8||0.8||1,734||0.6||0.6||+417||404|
|Accommodation and Food Services||15,561||5.9||5.9||17,019||6.3||6.3||-1,458||408|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||13,506||5.1||5.1||14,484||5.4||5.4||-978||409|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||3,768||1.4||1.4||4,158||1.5||1.5||-390||410|
|Financial and Insurance Services||6,456||2.5||2.5||5,937||2.2||2.2||+519||411|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||5,094||1.9||1.9||6,042||2.2||2.2||-948||412|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||13,413||5.1||5.1||12,609||4.7||4.7||+804||413|
|Administrative and Support Services||9,672||3.7||3.7||9,669||3.6||3.6||+3||414|
|Public Administration and Safety||15,291||5.8||5.8||13,230||4.9||4.9||+2,061||415|
|Education and Training||22,311||8.5||8.5||19,032||7.0||7.0||+3,279||416|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||24,120||9.2||9.2||20,583||7.6||7.6||+3,537||417|
|Arts and Recreation Services||5,223||2.0||2.0||4,587||1.7||1.7||+636||418|
|Not Elsewhere Included||12,483||4.7||4.7||17,565||6.5||6.5||-5,082||420|
|Total employed population||263,178||100.0||100.0||270,483||100.0||100.0||-7,305|
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings (opens a new window) 2006 and 2013.
There were no major differences in the occupations held by the Māori population in New Zealand Rohe and the New Zealand Māori population in 2013.
The largest changes in the occupations held by the Māori population in New Zealand Rohe between 2006 and 2013 were for those employed in:
- Manufacturing (-5,928 people)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+3,537 people)
- Education and Training (+3,279 people)
- Public Administration and Safety (+2,061 people)