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Central Coast Council area

Industry composition

In 2015, the Household services sector accounted for 40.5% of employment in the Central Coast Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (36.7% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of the Central Coast 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 the Central Coast 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: 5.6% Business services, 2015: 12.8% Household services, 2015: 40.5% Goods related, 2015: 39.7% Mining, 2015: 0.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 1.0% Public administration and safety, 2010: 5.7% Business services, 2010: 13.0% Household services, 2010: 39.0% Goods related, 2010: 41.0% Mining, 2010: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 0.9% Public administration and safety, 2005: 5.2% Business services, 2005: 12.9% Household services, 2005: 36.7% Goods related, 2005: 43.7% Mining, 2005: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 1.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Central Coast Council area201520102005
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,0551.01,0230.91,1341.1
Mining5070.54710.43900.4
Goods related43,99339.744,22141.043,72143.7
Household services44,83640.542,06039.036,79536.7
Business services14,15712.814,04513.012,88012.9
Public administration and safety6,2535.66,1485.75,2125.2

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 2015-16 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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