Employment is projected to increase in 16 of the 19 broad industries in the country. Below are some of the fast growing industries in Australia
1. HEALTH CARE
As the population grows and ages , healthcare and social assistance will continue to be one of the most booming industries in Australia employing over 1.5 million people. Expected growth in employment in this sector is 16.1 percent in five years. There are more females working than males in this sector
The construction industry is one of the fastest growing industries and currently employs over 1 million Australians.In the next five years the growth in this sector is expected by 11 percent. There are more male workers than female ones and part-time jobs are rare.
3. EDUCATION AND TRAINING
The expected growth in employment for this sector is over 12 percent in the next five years. Most jobs in this sector require a university degree.
4. RETAIL TRADE
Retail trade is the second in high-demand occupations in Australia which employs over 1.2 million people. In the next five years, Expected growth in employment is more than 3.7 percent. Part-time work is common and jobs do not usually require post-school qualifications.
Manufacturing is ranked sixth for the jobs of the future in Australia. Most of the workers in this sector are men. While most of the employees are full-time employees, but part-time jobs are slowly becoming a trend too