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Griffith City

Industry composition

In 2015, the Goods related sector accounted for 45.7% of employment in Griffith City. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (48.9% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of Griffith City 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 Griffith City'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: 5.5% Business services, 2015: 10.1% Household services, 2015: 26.5% Goods related, 2015: 45.7% Mining, 2015: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 12.2% Public administration and safety, 2010: 4.6% Business services, 2010: 9.3% Household services, 2010: 24.7% Goods related, 2010: 48.8% Mining, 2010: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 12.6% Public administration and safety, 2005: 3.8% Business services, 2005: 9.4% Household services, 2005: 23.0% Goods related, 2005: 48.9% Mining, 2005: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 15.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Griffith City201520102005
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,59012.21,57712.61,80315.0
Mining170.1140.160.1
Goods related5,97745.76,10348.85,88748.9
Household services3,46126.53,08624.72,76623.0
Business services1,32110.11,1639.31,1339.4
Public administration and safety7185.55714.64543.8

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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