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Industry composition

In 2015, the Household services sector accounted for 38.3% of employment in the City of Boroondara. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (37.1% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Boroondara provides a framework for understanding what policy responses and investment may be appropriate to support the growth of businesses and maintenance of a vibrant economy in the future.

The charts and table below give a broad overview of the role and function of your economy. It helps answer questions such as:

  • How much of the the City of Boroondara's economy is driven by meeting the local population needs?
  • What proportion of jobs in the area are in goods production or selling of products?
  • In which broad sectors are the key strengths of the local economy?
  • What contribution do business services make in your area and is it growing?
  • Is there a presence of local, state and federal government workers in in the area?

Once you have developed a broad picture of your economy, you can then drill down further with all the detail here.

Employment composition
Employment composition Public administration and safety, 2015: 2.3% Business services, 2015: 28.7% Household services, 2015: 38.3% Goods related, 2015: 30.4% Mining, 2015: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2010: 3.1% Business services, 2010: 28.3% Household services, 2010: 38.2% Goods related, 2010: 30.2% Mining, 2010: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2005: 3.7% Business services, 2005: 27.8% Household services, 2005: 37.1% Goods related, 2005: 31.2% Mining, 2005: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 0.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Boroondara201520102005
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1330.2920.11270.2
Mining740.1580.1520.1
Goods related23,22330.423,07330.222,27831.2
Household services29,27738.329,20838.226,51037.1
Business services21,96528.721,65428.319,85827.8
Public administration and safety1,7372.32,4013.12,6653.7

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2013-14 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

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