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Camden Council area

Industry composition

In 2015, the Goods related sector accounted for 47.9% of employment in Camden Council area. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (49.2% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of Camden Council area 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 Camden Council area'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: 2.9% Business services, 2015: 10.0% Household services, 2015: 36.6% Goods related, 2015: 47.9% Mining, 2015: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 2.5% Public administration and safety, 2010: 3.3% Business services, 2010: 11.2% Household services, 2010: 34.5% Goods related, 2010: 48.7% Mining, 2010: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 2.2% Public administration and safety, 2005: 3.2% Business services, 2005: 11.1% Household services, 2005: 33.8% Goods related, 2005: 49.2% Mining, 2005: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 2.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Camden Council area201520102005
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing6282.54522.24582.6
Mining360.1330.2310.2
Goods related12,25347.99,89048.78,49749.2
Household services9,36636.67,00334.55,83433.8
Business services2,54810.02,28211.21,90911.1
Public administration and safety7332.96643.35453.2

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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