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Industry composition

In 2015, the Goods related sector accounted for 58.7% of employment in the City of Brimbank. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (61.1% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Brimbank 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 Brimbank'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: 4.2% Business services, 2015: 8.8% Household services, 2015: 28.0% Goods related, 2015: 58.7% Mining, 2015: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2010: 3.4% Business services, 2010: 8.1% Household services, 2010: 26.5% Goods related, 2010: 61.7% Mining, 2010: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2005: 3.9% Business services, 2005: 8.6% Household services, 2005: 25.9% Goods related, 2005: 61.1% Mining, 2005: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 0.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Brimbank201520102005
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1070.11050.21850.3
Goods related45,10958.741,40561.734,37161.1
Household services21,49628.017,80026.514,56825.9
Business services6,7478.85,4038.14,8678.6
Public administration and safety3,2264.22,2673.42,1793.9

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in 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.