Number of 457 visa applications granted in the 2015-16 financial year, by sponsor industry
This excludes 'secondary applications', which are usually made by a dependant of the primary applicant
Information Media and Telecommunications
Professional, Scientific and Technical
Other Services
Accommodation and Food Services
Health Care and Social Assistance
Construction
Education and Training
Manufacturing
Financial and Insurance Services
Retail Trade
Mining
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
Wholesale Trade
Arts and Recreation Services
Transport Postal and Warehousing
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services
Administrative and Support Services
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services
Public Administration and Safety
Not Recorded
0
2,000
4,000
6,000