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Industry composition

In 2015, the Household services sector accounted for 39.6% of employment in the City of Boroondara. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (36.6% 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: 2.1% Business services, 2015: 27.8% Household services, 2015: 39.6% Goods related, 2015: 30.2% Mining, 2015: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2010: 2.8% Business services, 2010: 28.6% Household services, 2010: 37.6% Goods related, 2010: 30.8% Mining, 2010: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2005: 3.6% Business services, 2005: 28.5% Household services, 2005: 36.6% Goods related, 2005: 31.0% 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 fishing1260.21210.21510.2
Mining610.1540.1390.1
Goods related23,35630.223,58630.822,20031.0
Household services30,68839.628,84437.626,20536.6
Business services21,53927.821,94428.620,39828.5
Public administration and safety1,6482.12,1332.82,5583.6

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 2014-15 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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