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Snowy Monaro Regional Council area

Industry composition

In 2015, the Household services sector accounted for 44.9% of employment in the Canberra Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (41.0% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of the Canberra Region 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 Canberra Region'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: 6.1% Business services, 2015: 10.2% Household services, 2015: 44.9% Goods related, 2015: 27.9% Mining, 2015: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 10.7% Public administration and safety, 2010: 6.4% Business services, 2010: 10.4% Household services, 2010: 42.4% Goods related, 2010: 29.2% Mining, 2010: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 11.4% Public administration and safety, 2005: 5.3% Business services, 2005: 10.4% Household services, 2005: 41.0% Goods related, 2005: 30.7% Mining, 2005: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 12.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Snowy Monaro Regional Council area201520102005
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,09110.71,19811.41,31512.3
Mining210.2160.2220.2
Goods related2,84327.93,06829.23,29130.7
Household services4,58244.94,46242.44,39541.0
Business services1,04110.21,09510.41,11710.4
Public administration and safety6276.16776.45705.3

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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